Ben Macdui

Ben Macdui is the 2nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 2nd tallest in Scotland

Also known as

Beinn Macduibh


1309.0 m (4295 ft)


950.0 m (3116 ft)


Trig point on large platform


  • Marilyn
  • Munro
  • Simm
  • Historic County Top
  • Current County/UA Top
  • Administrative County Top

Nearest town

Grantown-On-Spey, Highland

OS map sheets

OS50: 036 (Grantown & Aviemore, Cairngorm Mountains)
OS50: 043 (Braemar & Blair Atholl)
OS25: 057S (Cairn Gorm & Aviemore)
OS25: 403S (Cairn Gorm & Aviemore)

Notes & comments

Double county/UA top