Càrn Dearg (Loch Pattack)

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Càrn Dearg is a wedge-shaped and rather sprawling mountain situated above Culra Bothy in the heart of the Ben Alder forest.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 1034 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Aonach Beag, Geal Chàrn, Beinn Èibhinn and Càrn Dearg from Culra

Other routes and challenges

A fine round would be to ascend the airy scramble of the Lancet Edge, continuing to Geal Chàrn before taking in Càrn Dearg on the return.

Loch Pattack and the foot of the ridge can also be approached along a track up by the River Pattack, from the north.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Kingussie / Newtonmore Hotels

Kingussie / Newtonmore B&B

Kingussie / Newtonmore cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Càrn Dearg (Loch Pattack)



Users' walk reports for Càrn Dearg (Loch Pattack)

There are 2546 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Càrn Dearg (Loch Pattack). They have contributed 65 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
  29/3/13  28 M9
  9/8/17  24 M9
  14/5/19  19 M4
  23/8/14  19 M4
  5/11/11  17 M3
  11/5/13  14 M4
  14/7/12  14 M6
  5/11/11  13 M3
  5/9/13  12 M4
  7/8/11  12 M6
  2/5/18  11 M11
  31/8/11  10 M11C1
  6/6/21  9 M2
  6/8/20  9 M6
  2/8/17  9 M1
  4/11/20  8 M4
  15/1/19  8 M4
  6/5/17  8 M6
  8/7/19  7 M2
  10/5/18  7 M2
  24/7/17  7 M4
  12/7/13  7 M6
  26/5/12  7 M4
  11/5/16  6 M9
  29/5/14  6 M6
  20/4/14  6 M4
  1/7/18  5 M4
  30/6/18  5 M2
  19/12/16  5 M4
  4/6/14  5 M9
  6/8/13  5 M6
  17/10/15  4 M6
  29/6/14  4 M4
  4/6/11  4 M4
  22/7/10  4 M11C1
  15/8/20  3 M7
  6/7/20  3 M6
  26/6/19  3 M4
  30/4/19  3 M2
  14/7/15  3 M6
  1/6/14  3 M4
  18/8/12  3 M2
  28/4/21  2 M4
  13/5/18  2 M7
  26/5/17  2 M5
  27/9/15  2 M7
  12/7/13  2 M4
  25/5/13  2 M6
  5/2/12  2 M3
  2/5/10  2 M6C1
  15/6/98  2 M4
  5/8/20  1 M6
  10/9/15  1 M4
  27/5/15  1 M3
  2/10/14  1 M4
  22/9/12  1 M4
  18/8/12  1 M5
  24/8/11  1 M4
  22/4/11  1 M4
  10/7/94  1 M6
  4/6/16  0 M2
  25/5/13  0 M1
  12/4/12  0 M4
  2/3/12  0 M4
  16/6/04  0 M5C1

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