Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr
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Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr is on the Mounth plateau to the west of Lochnagar; its southern slopes crossed by an old path to the latter summit from Glen Callater. It is a dome-shaped hill with aircraft wreckage to the north of the summit its best known feature.
Altitude: 1047 metres
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Other routes and challenges
A shorter alternative walk is to begin from Auchallater in Glen Clunie, heading up towards Loch Callater and then following the old pony path that skirts round Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr en route for Lochnagar.
The finest route for scramblers would be via the Stuic, aiming for Càrn a' Choire Bhòidheach first. The foot of the route is a little awkward of access; park at Keiloch and follow the track from the Bridge of Dee up to the Feindallacher Burn. There is a then a pathless traverse across moorland to reach Loch nan Eun and the start of the scramble. After visiting Càrn a' Choire Bhòidheach, continue to Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr and down a stalkers' path before another pathless section to return to the Feindallacher Burn.
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Users' walk reports for Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr
There are 11223 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr. They have contributed 161 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.