Conachcraig

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Conachcraig is a bulky hill with three summits, situated just east of Lochnagar, the great bulk of which dwarfs its neighbour. The summit views, however, are superb.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 865 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Conachcraig from Easter Balmoral

Other routes and challenges

A much shorter route - but much less scenic than that given above - is as a detour from the usual ascent of Lochnagar from the Spittal of Glenmuick.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Braemar Hotels

Braemar B&B

Braemar cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Conachcraig



Users' walk reports for Conachcraig

There are 943 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Conachcraig. They have contributed 39 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  14/4/18  7 M5C1
  17/5/15  7 C5
  11/7/13  6 M2C1G1
  25/6/11  6 M5C1
  22/12/19  5 C2S2
  8/8/18  5 M5C1
  25/5/17  4 M5C1
  4/5/17  4 C1
  21/8/20  3 M6C1G1
  21/7/20  3 M1C1
  23/7/15  3 M5C1
  10/10/14  3 C1
  4/10/14  3 C1
  19/4/14  3 C1
  21/7/12  3 M2C1
  12/7/08  3 C1
  24/2/19  2 C1S1
  30/11/14  2 C1
  5/2/12  2 C1
  21/3/10  2 C1
  5/4/15  1 C1
  5/10/13  1 M8C1
  7/2/12  1 C1
  5/2/12  1 C1
  1/11/11  1 M5C1
  6/8/11  1 M5C1
  12/5/11  1 C1
  14/5/10  1 M5C1
  1/5/10  1 M1C1
  16/9/18  0 C1
  26/6/17  0 C1
  23/5/16  0 C1
  23/11/14  0 M3C1
  2/9/13  0 C1
  1/6/12  0 C1
  26/5/12  0 M5C1
  26/5/12  0 C1
  9/3/12  0 C1
  29/12/08  0 C1

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