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The Cairnwell is a prominent cone-shaped mountain when seen from the south on the drive up the Cairnwell Pass. It is a great viewpoint, but the summit has been ruined by the construction of communications masts whilst its slopes are scattered with ski-ing impedimentia.
Altitude: 933 metres
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Other routes and challenges
The Cairnwell can also be tackled up the southern flank, striking up from the Old Military Road.