Carn an Tuirc

Carn an Tuirc - Perth and Kinross
© Richard Law and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Carn an Tuirc is the 227th highest peak in the British Isles and the 222nd tallest in Scotland


1019.0 m (3343 ft)


64.0 m (210 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature


Nearest town

Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross

OS map sheets

OS25: 052N (Glen Shee & Braemar)
OS25: 053N (Lochnagar, Glen Muick & Glen Clova)
OS25: 387N (Glen Shee & Braemar)
OS25: 388N (Lochnagar, Glen Muick & Glen Clova)
OS50: 043 (Braemar & Blair Atholl)

Notes & comments

Cairn 35m WSW at NO 17420 80461 is 0.5m lower; many loose rocks in summit area; cairn 350m ENE at NO 17806 80539 is a few metres lower