Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Creag an Dail Bheag

Creag an Dail Bheag - Aberdeenshire
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Creag an Dail Bheag is the 942nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 876th tallest in Scotland

Elevation

863.0 m (2831 ft)

Prominence

211.0 m (692 ft)

Survey method

Abney level/Leica RX1250

Features

Rock by small cairn

Category

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)

Notes & comments

Large cairn 275m SE at NO 15900 97925 is lower

Summit measured as 863.0m. Full Marilyn status conferred October 2013 after survey found hill 595 to be lower; replaced 595 as Corbett in 2015