Cairn Gorm

Area:Cairngorms
County:Highland/Moray
Country:Scotland
Classification:Munro, Scottish 4000, Murdo, HuMP, and sub Marilyn
(also Sim and Tump)
Height:1244.8m
Maps:OL57(S) Explorer or 36 Landranger
Grid Ref:NJ005040         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock at base of large cairn
Daylight:dawn 07:55, sunrise 08:44, sunset 15:32, dusk 16:21

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Cairngorm from the southern slopes of Cairn Lochan
Cairngorm from the southern slopes of Cairn Lochan


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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: adgl (x3), DukeNukem, goth_angel, jax159, gallowshill, eclipseandy, Sylwia J Kociemba, Fisher, TallPaul, ukhpr, On The Rivet (twice), rockhopper (twice), christhepuma, Chris Mac, koczur, jegger, beth (x3), GraemeLackford, Sammeasles, Grugsey, shivtc@yahoo.co.uk, anne mariecb, and gerard.hurst (x5).

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 14 properties offering rooms near Cairn Gorm. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£356-1579 per week
14.1km (8.7 miles) away, sleeps 5
3 Visit Scotland Assessed
£76-96 per night
14.9km (9.2 miles) away
3 AA Assessed
£63-126 per night
14.3km (8.9 miles) away

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