Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Derry Cairngorm

Derry Cairngorm - Highland
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Derry Cairngorm is the 36th highest peak in the British Isles and the 36th tallest in Scotland

Elevation

1155.0 m (3789 ft)

Prominence

141.0 m (463 ft)

Features

Northern of two cairns

Category

  • Hump
  • Munro
  • Simm
  • Submarilyn

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

Cairns are about 50m apart