Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Cairn Gorm

Cairn Gorm - Highland

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Cairn Gorm is the 9th highest peak in the British Isles and the 9th tallest in Scotland

Elevation

1244.8 m (4084 ft)

Prominence

145.8 m (478 ft)

Survey method

Leica RX1250

Features

Rock at base of large cairn

Category

  • Hump
  • Munro
  • Simm
  • Submarilyn

Nearest town

Grantown-On-Spey, Highland

Notes & comments

col measurement is 1099.0m