Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Carn na Drochaide

Carn na Drochaide - Aberdeenshire
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Carn na Drochaide is the 1245th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1122nd tallest in Scotland


818.0 m (2684 ft)


222.0 m (728 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit


Large cairn


Nearest town

Ballater, Aberdeenshire

OS map sheets

OS50: 036 (Grantown & Aviemore, Cairngorm Mountains)
OS50: 043 (Braemar & Blair Atholl)
OS25: 058S (Braemar, Tomintoul & Glen Avon)
OS25: 404S (Braemar, Tomintoul & Glen Avon)