Walk ad104 The Devil's Point and Cairn Toul from Corrour Bothy

Unsurpassed views, but access is tricky


Route outline for walk ad104:

- Corrour Bothy  -   Allt a' Coire Odhar  -   Coire Odhar  -   The Devil's Point  -   Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir (Cairn Toul)  -   Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail)  -   Coire An an t-Sabhail  -   Sgor An Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak)  -   Garbh Core Mor  -   Carn na Criche (Braeriach)  -   Clais Luinneag  -   Loch Nan Stuirteng  -   Allt Clais an t-Sabhail  -   Allt a' Core Cath Nam Fionn  -   Glen Geusachan  -   Geusachan Burn  -   River Dee  -   Corrour Bothy.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
3
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
5
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets
Munros
3
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
5
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail) at 1291m (4237ft). Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail) is classified as a Munro (No. 4) and a Marilyn (4th highest in Scotland, 4th highest in the UK). Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail) is also known as a Murdo or Munro Top (4th highest in Scotland).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Carn na Criche (Braeriach), 1265m (4152ft). Carn na Criche (Braeriach) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (5th highest in Scotland).

You will also reach the summit of Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak), 1258m (4129ft). Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak) is classified as a Munro (No. 5). Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak) is also known as a Murdo or Munro Top (6th highest in Scotland).

Along the way you will also bag Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir (Cairn Toul), 1213m (3981ft) - a Murdo or Munro Top (14th highest in Scotland) and The Devil's Point 1004m (3295ft) - a Munro (No. 131) and a Murdo or Munro Top (183rd highest in Scotland).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 403
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 36
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ad104 The Devil's Point and Cairn Toul from Corrour Bothy

In no particular order . . .

Glen Dee from The Devil's Point

Glen Dee from The Devil's Point

Photo: Mark Kissipie (11)

Carn a' Mhaim from Coire an t-Saighdeir

Carn a' Mhaim from Coire an t-Saighdeir

Photo: Mark Kissipie (16)

On Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir

On Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir

Photo: Mark Kissipie (14)

Beinn Bhrotain (left) and Monadh Mor (right) above Glen Geusachan from The Devil's Point

Beinn Bhrotain (left) and Monadh Mor (right) above Glen Geusachan from The Devil's Point

Photo: Mark Kissipie (157)

Glen Dee from The Devil's Point

Glen Dee from The Devil's Point

Photo: Mark Kissipie (155)

The Falls on Dee, Braeriach (Braigh Riabhach) from Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak)

The Falls on Dee, Braeriach (Braigh Riabhach) from Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak)

Photo: Mark Kissipie (21)

Ben Macdui (Beinn MacDuibh), Corrour Bothy and Lairig Ghru from The Devil's Point

Ben Macdui (Beinn MacDuibh), Corrour Bothy and Lairig Ghru from The Devil's Point

Photo: Mark Kissipie (7)

*Carn a' Mhaim, Glen Dee, Beinn Bhrotain, Monadh Mor and Glen Geusachan from The Devil's Point

*Carn a' Mhaim, Glen Dee, Beinn Bhrotain, Monadh Mor and Glen Geusachan from The Devil's Point

Photo: Mark Kissipie (8)

Dufton with Dufton Pike beyond

Dufton with Dufton Pike beyond

Photo: Mark Kissipie (24)

Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail) from Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak)

Cairn Toul (Carn an t-Sabhail) from Sgor an Lochain Uaine (The Angel's Peak)

Photo: Mark Kissipie (22)


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