Càrn Mòr (Ladder Hills)
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Carn Mòr is the highest of the Ladder Hills, high above the Braes of Glenlivet. The area was renowned for whisky smuggling, and the whole range is named after the Ladder, an old pass from Glenlivet to Strathdon.
Altitude: 804 metres
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Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
It is possible to start from the ski-center at the top of the Lecht Road, but this involves a long walk along peaty ridges. It could be climbed from the Lecht Mine, or more logically from near the end of the minor road up Glen Nochty to the southeast.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Càrn Mòr (Ladder Hills)
There are 720 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Càrn Mòr (Ladder Hills). They have contributed 19 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.