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.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 1047 metres

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Detailed route description and map

The White Mounth Munros circuit

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.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Braemar Hotels

Braemar B&B

Braemar cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr



Users' walk reports for Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr

There are 7538 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Càrn an t-Sagairt Mòr. They have contributed 144 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
  19/11/11  44 M6
  25/8/18  32 M14
  3/12/11  18 M5
  23/6/12  15 M5
  29/4/19  14 M7
  14/9/18  14 M4
  8/3/15  14 M5
  15/8/15  12 M10
  5/7/15  11 M5
  22/7/12  10 M5
  16/10/20  9 M5
  30/8/17  9 M10G2
  14/4/18  7 M5C1
  20/11/16  7 M4
  21/3/15  7 M5
  1/12/13  7 M5
  8/8/18  6 M5C1
  16/5/18  6 M5
  15/4/14  6 M8
  26/10/11  6 M4
  25/6/11  6 M5C1
  4/12/16  5 M5
  29/7/14  5 M5
  24/6/13  5 M5
  29/9/12  5 M3
  2/9/12  5 M5
  1/5/21  4 M5
  23/2/18  4 M5
  25/5/17  4 M5C1
  27/7/16  4 M5
  10/6/15  4 M7
  27/6/14  4 M5
  11/8/12  4 M2
  7/7/18  3 M5
  25/5/18  3 M7
  23/7/15  3 M5C1
  20/10/13  3 M5
  8/9/13  3 M5
  1/6/13  3 M5
  11/8/12  3 M2
  26/5/12  3 M5
  11/3/12  3 M2
  28/2/12  3 M5
  22/5/10  3 M5
  10/4/10  3 M3
  19/9/20  2 M2
  25/7/20  2 M1
  12/7/20  2 M2
  6/9/17  2 M5
  14/7/17  2 M5
  23/6/17  2 M7
  16/7/16  2 M5
  9/7/14  2 M5
  31/5/14  2 M5
  29/6/13  2 M5
  6/10/12  2 M5
  25/8/12  2 M5
  14/7/12  2 M9
  11/2/12  2 M1
  7/11/10  2 M4
  27/5/21  1 M5
  2/10/19  1 M5
  27/5/19  1 M5
  30/6/18  1 M5
  24/5/18  1 M3
  8/10/17  1 M5
  31/5/17  1 M7
  14/9/16  1 M5
  26/8/16  1 M5
  6/8/16  1 M5
  4/7/16  1 M5
  3/10/15  1 M5
  7/7/14  1 M5
  5/10/13  1 M8C1
  21/9/13  1 M5
  31/8/13  1 M5
  27/7/13  1 M5
  29/6/13  1 M5
  24/5/13  1 M3
  24/5/13  1 M3
  16/9/12  1 M5
  8/9/12  1 M2
  16/7/12  1 M3
  6/5/12  1 M11
  1/11/11  1 M5C1
  16/10/11  1 M5
  24/9/11  1 M5
  10/9/11  1 M5
  13/8/11  1 M5
  6/8/11  1 M5C1
  5/8/11  1 M5
  31/7/11  1 M5
  30/7/11  1 M5
  4/7/11  1 M5
  23/6/11  1 M5
  30/5/11  1 M5
  5/5/11  1 M5
  22/4/11  1 M5
  21/4/11  1 M3
  17/9/10  1 M5
  26/7/10  1 M5
  18/7/10  1 M4
  18/6/10  1 M5
  14/5/10  1 M5C1
  8/8/96  1 M8
  5/6/93  1 M5
  5/9/20  0 M5
  6/1/19  0 M7
  21/7/18  0 M5
  4/6/18  0 M6
  2/10/17  0 M5
  4/10/16  0 M5
  19/9/16  0 M5
  26/8/16  0 M5
  10/10/15  0 M5
  27/9/15  0 M5
  9/7/15  0 M5
  27/6/15  0 M5
  23/11/14  0 M3C1
  22/9/14  0 M5
  26/6/14  0 M11
  31/7/13  0 M5
  25/7/13  0 M5
  22/7/13  0 M5
  30/6/13  0 M5
  3/6/13  0 M5
  22/9/12  0 M5
  22/7/12  0 M2
  22/7/12  0 M5
  26/5/12  0 M5C1
  8/11/11  0 M4
  24/9/11  0 M5
  6/8/11  0 M5
  18/7/11  0 M5
  3/7/11  0 M11
  21/5/11  0 M5
  1/5/11  0 M4
  16/4/11  0 M5
  2/4/11  0 M6
  26/2/11  0 M5C1
  30/10/10  0 M5
  24/7/10  0 M4
  12/6/10  0 M5
  14/10/09  0 M3

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