Auld Darkney

Also known as:Craig Hill
Area:Braemar to Montrose
Classification:Dodd, Highland Five, and HuMP
(also Tump)
Maps:389 Explorer or 44 Landranger
Grid Ref:NO422665         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:tiny cairn 10m S of fence post
Notes:rough ground just to W may be as high
Daylight:dawn 05:13, sunrise 05:55, sunset 20:33, dusk 21:15

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If you need accommodation we have details of 10 properties offering rooms near Auld Darkney. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£432-2593 per week
9.9km (6.1 miles) away, sleeps 8
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£365-2042 per week
5.3km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 6
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£483-2654 per week
6.1km (3.8 miles) away, sleeps 8

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