Walk h125 Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm), Cairn Lochan and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre

Superb views over the northern corries from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre


Route outline for walk h125:

- Cairn Gorm Ski Centre  -   Shieling Station  -   Fiacaill a' Choire Chais  -   Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm)  -   Fiacaill Choire an t-Sneachda  -   Cairn Lochan  -   Miadan Creag An Lech-choin  -   Creag An Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag)  -   Cairn Gorm Ski Centre.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
0
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
2
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
0
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm) at 1176m (3860ft). Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (22nd highest in Scotland).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag), 1053m (3456ft). Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (106th 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 h125 Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm), Cairn Lochan and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre

In no particular order . . .

Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Carn Gorm) from Fiacaill Choire an t-Sneachda at the top of the Fiacaill Buttress

Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Carn Gorm) from Fiacaill Choire an t-Sneachda at the top of the Fiacaill Buttress

Photo: Adam Shewry (3)

Stob Binnein (front) and Stob Coire an Lochain (Stob Binnein) poking through the clouds during a temperature inversion - viewed from the summit of Ben More (The Crianlarich Hills)

Stob Binnein (front) and Stob Coire an Lochain (Stob Binnein) poking through the clouds during a temperature inversion - viewed from the summit of Ben More (The Crianlarich Hills)

Photo: Adam Shewry (4)

Cairn Gorm summit cairn in mist

Cairn Gorm summit cairn in mist

Photo: Ian Mcloughin (2)

Cairn Lochan (and Braeriach (Braigh Riabhach) (left) and Sron na Lairige (right) in the distance) from Fiacaill Choire an t-Sneachda at the top of the Fiacaill Buttress

Cairn Lochan (and Braeriach (Braigh Riabhach) (left) and Sron na Lairige (right) in the distance) from Fiacaill Choire an t-Sneachda at the top of the Fiacaill Buttress

Photo: Adam Shewry (2)

A nice winter day in the Cairngorms on Stob Coire an t-Sneachta

A nice winter day in the Cairngorms on Stob Coire an t-Sneachta

Photo: Thomas McCormick (1)

Winter on Cairn Lochan (Cairn Gorm)

Winter on Cairn Lochan (Cairn Gorm)

Photo: Richard Wilkins (1)

The Weather Station on the summit of Cairn Gorm in mist

The Weather Station on the summit of Cairn Gorm in mist

Photo: Ian Mcloughin (1)


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