Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Meall Gaineimh

Meall Gaineimh is the 661st highest peak in the British Isles and the 620th tallest in Scotland

Elevation

913.6 m (2997 ft)

Prominence

69.6 m (228 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730/Leica GS15/Trimble GeoXH 6000

Features

Tor

Category

  • Simm

Nearest town

Ballater, Aberdeenshire

OS map sheets

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

Notes & comments

Cairn 70m NE at NJ 16734 05148 is 2.8m lower

bealach measurement is 844.0m