Carn Dearg (Loch Pattack)

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Carn 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 Charn, Beinn Eibhinn and Carn Dearg from Culra

Other routes and challenges

A fine round would be to ascend the airy scramble of the Lancet Edge, continuing to Geal Charn before taking in Carn 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)


Carn Dearg (Loch Pattack)



Users' walk reports for Carn Dearg (Loch Pattack)

There are 2415 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Carn Dearg (Loch Pattack). They have contributed 63 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most recent 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
  04/11/20  8 M4
  15/08/20  3 M7
  06/08/20  9 M6
  05/08/20  1 M6
  06/07/20  3 M6
  08/07/19  7 M2
  26/06/19  3 M4
  14/05/19  19 M4
  30/04/19  3 M2
  15/01/19  8 M4
  01/07/18  4 M4
  30/06/18  5 M2
  13/05/18  2 M7
  10/05/18  7 M2
  02/05/18  11 M11
  09/08/17  24 M9
  02/08/17  9 M1
  24/07/17  7 M4
  26/05/17  2 M5
  06/05/17  8 M6
  19/12/16  5 M4
  04/06/16  0 M2
  11/05/16  6 M9
  17/10/15  4 M6
  27/09/15  2 M7
  10/09/15  1 M4
  14/07/15  3 M6
  27/05/15  1 M3
  02/10/14  1 M4
  23/08/14  18 M4
  29/06/14  4 M4
  04/06/14  5 M9
  01/06/14  3 M4
  29/05/14  6 M6
  20/04/14  6 M4
  05/09/13  11 M4
  06/08/13  5 M6
  12/07/13  7 M6
  12/07/13  2 M4
  25/05/13  2 M6
  25/05/13  0 M1
  11/05/13  14 M4
  29/03/13  28 M9
  22/09/12  1 M4
  18/08/12  3 M2
  18/08/12  1 M5
  14/07/12  14 M6
  26/05/12  7 M4
  12/04/12  0 M4
  02/03/12  0 M4
  05/02/12  2 M3
  05/11/11  17 M3
  05/11/11  13 M3
  31/08/11  10 M11C1
  24/08/11  1 M4
  07/08/11  10 M6
  04/06/11  4 M4
  22/04/11  1 M4
  22/07/10  4 M11C1
  02/05/10  2 M6C1
  16/06/04  0 M5C1
  15/06/98  2 M4
  10/07/94  1 M6

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