Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm 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 h152:

Cairn Gorm Ski Centre  -  Sron An Aonaich  -  Ptarmigan Station  -  Cnap Coire na Spreidhe (Cairn Gorm)  -  Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)  -  Coire Cas  -  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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

Munro
1
Munro
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
3
Murdos
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
0
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms) at 1244m (4082ft). Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms) is classified as a Munro (No. 6) Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms) is also known as a Murdo (7th highest in Scotland). The summit of Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms) is marked by a huge cairn & a weather station.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm) at 1176m (3860ft). Stob Coire an t-Sneachda (Cairn Gorm) is known as a Murdo (22nd highest in Scotland).

You will also reach the summit of Cnap Coire na Spreidhe at 1150m (3774ft). Cnap Coire na Spreidhe is Unclassified

Along the way you will also bag:


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL57 Cairn Gorm & Aviemore


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

36 Grantown & Aviemore, Cairngorm Mountains


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre

In no particular order . . .

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - On the summit of Beinn Resipol

On the summit of Beinn Resipol

Photo: Ian Mcloughin (3)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - On Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

On Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Photo: Adam Shewry (1)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Kirsty (11), Siggi (14) and Anne (21+) on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Kirsty (11), Siggi (14) and Anne (21+) on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Photo: Eric Smith (2)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Rachel and James on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Rachel and James on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Photo: Rachel Allen (1)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Cairn Gorm summit cairn in mist

Cairn Gorm summit cairn in mist

Photo: Ian Mcloughin (2)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Me and my wife on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Me and my wife on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Photo: David Lawson (1)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Winter on Cairn Lochan (Cairn Gorm)

Winter on Cairn Lochan (Cairn Gorm)

Photo: Richard Wilkins (1)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - 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)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - 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)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - 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)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - 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)

Walk h152 Cnap Coire na Spreidhe, Cairn Gorm and Creag an Leth-choin (Lurcher's Crag) from Cairn Gorm Ski Centre - Me and my group on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Me and my group on Cairn Gorm (Cairngorms)

Photo: Allen Beale (1)


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