Walking in the Cairngorms

Over 100 walks, trails and scrambles including Lochnagar

By Ronald Turnbull

Guidebook describing a selection of over 100 walks in the Cairngorms National Park and Lochnagar, covering low-level, mid-level and mountain routes (including 18 Munro summits) and both day walks and multi-day treks. From gentle sandy trails to rocky scrambles, the routes suit most abilities, taking in mountains, forests, lochs and moorland.

Seasons

Seasons

snow on tops December-April. May/June best for all routes. July/August bring midges and heat
Centres

Centres

Aviemore, Glenmore village, Kingussie, Newtonmore, Tomintoul, Cock Bridge, Ballatar, Braemar
Difficulty

Difficulty

walks on mountains (900m+), mid-level hills and low-level routes. Some scrambling. All routes graded for height and difficulty
Must See

Must See

Macdui, Cairn Gorm, Braeriach, Cairn Toul, Lochnagar; river walks along the Spey, Nethy, Avon and Dee; scrambles. Through routes include Lairig Ghru
ISBN
9781852848866
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Published
Published
7 Jul 2017
Edition
Second
Pages
320
Size
17.2 x 11.6 x 1.8cm
Weight
370g
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Ronald Turnbull

Ronald Turnbull writes regularly for TGO, Lakeland Walker, Trail and Cumbria magazines. His previous books include Across Scotland on Foot, Long Days in Lakeland and Welsh 3000ft Challenges. He has written many other Cicerone guides, including Walking in the Lowther Hills, The Book of the Bivvy and Not the West Highland Way.

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