Carn an Tuirc
Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation
Carn an Tuirc is a stony dome, one of four Munros above the east side of the Cairnwell Pass. The summits in this region are arranged on a wide plateau making it possible to devise numerous expeditions taking in multiple peaks.
Altitude: 1019 metres
Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
The route above could be lengthened to take in Tolmount and Tom Buidhe across the plateau.
Alternatively Cairn an Tuirc could be ascended via Loch Callater; again adding it to this round of Tolmount and Tom Buidhe involves only the slightest additional effort.