Cnoc Croit na Maoile (Ord Hill), Muir of Ord

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A short but at times fairly steep out-and-back ascent through open woodland and heather moorland to the trig point on Cnoc Croit na Maoile. The summit offers spectacular views over the Black Isle, Cromarty and Beauly Firths to the east and the Affric mountains to the west.


A waymarked route on forestry tracks and clear paths. Uphill section is fairly steep with some boggy going.

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At the sharp bend in the road at Upper Aultvaich where the forestry track leads into Corry Wood. . Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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