Inverey (Carn Bhac)

Date: Sunday 13 October
Transport: Coach
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A Walk - Carn Bhac

Start Inverey carpark NO 089 892. Take track S up Glen Ey to junction at Auchellie. Ascend track W then SW over Carn nan Seileach continuing along the ridge to Carn Creagach (894m). Descend W to bealach and then climb to the summit of Carn Bhac (M 946m). Descend SW to point 920m then turn N down ridge which, veering E, leads to Carn Damhaireach or Top of the Battery (784m). Descend NE ridge to glen and track which continues NE then N back to Inverey.

Approx distance: 20 km

Total ascent: 840 m

Min walking time: 6½ hrs


B Walk - Carn Liath

Start as A walk. Take road W across bridge then immediately turn left on track going S. Continue as it turns SW then W to ascend to the bealach where it turns N to summit of Carn Liath (818m). Descend ENE along ridge over Carn na Moine (755m) and into forest where track turns N to return to road . Turn E to get to carpark.

Approx distance: 16 km

Total ascent: 550 m

Min walking time: 5 hrs


C Walk - Creag Choinnich circular, Braemar

Start visitor centre, Braemar, NO 150 914. Walk E across the bridge. Cross A93 and take waymarked path for Creag Choinnich (538m). This is a steep but short ascent. Return by same route to the junction for the circular path at approx. 157 914. Go N to follow this path in a clockwise direction round Creag Choinnich until reaching a disused quarry. From here take a track SE then W rising below the Lion’s Face. Continue on this track until reaching the A93. Go N 200m, cross the road and take path W to the river and a footbridge at 150 910. Walk N back to start on quiet public road.

Approx distance: 10 km

Total ascent: 400 m

Min walking time: 4 hrs (@3kph)

Please note that the Minimum walking times are based on reasonably fast walkers and assuming good conditions. The times do not include stops or breaks. In poor weather conditions or if members are not comfortable walking at 4km/hour then alternative or shorter routes should be considered.

Next Walk/Activity:

The next club walk is on the 03/11/2024 to Farragon Hill starting at 08:00 am (Blairgowrie) and 07:45 am (Alyth). Other information/events: Club night – Golf Course 25/10/24


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Inverey (Carn Bhac)

Date: Sunday 13 October
Transport: Coach
OS Map No:

A Walk - Carn Bhac

Start Inverey carpark NO 089 892. Take track S up Glen Ey to junction at Auchellie. Ascend track W then SW over Carn nan Seileach continuing along the ridge to Carn Creagach (894m). Descend W to bealach and then climb to the summit of Carn Bhac (M 946m). Descend SW to point 920m then turn N down ridge which, veering E, leads to Carn Damhaireach or Top of the Battery (784m). Descend NE ridge to glen and track which continues NE then N back to Inverey.

Approx distance: 20 km

Total ascent: 840 m

Min walking time: 6½ hrs


B Walk - Carn Liath

Start as A walk. Take road W across bridge then immediately turn left on track going S. Continue as it turns SW then W to ascend to the bealach where it turns N to summit of Carn Liath (818m). Descend ENE along ridge over Carn na Moine (755m) and into forest where track turns N to return to road . Turn E to get to carpark.

Approx distance: 16 km

Total ascent: 550 m

Min walking time: 5 hrs


C Walk - Creag Choinnich circular, Braemar

Start visitor centre, Braemar, NO 150 914. Walk E across the bridge. Cross A93 and take waymarked path for Creag Choinnich (538m). This is a steep but short ascent. Return by same route to the junction for the circular path at approx. 157 914. Go N to follow this path in a clockwise direction round Creag Choinnich until reaching a disused quarry. From here take a track SE then W rising below the Lion’s Face. Continue on this track until reaching the A93. Go N 200m, cross the road and take path W to the river and a footbridge at 150 910. Walk N back to start on quiet public road.

Approx distance: 10 km

Total ascent: 400 m

Min walking time: 4 hrs (@3kph)

Please note that the Minimum walking times are based on reasonably fast walkers and assuming good conditions. The times do not include stops or breaks. In poor weather conditions or if members are not comfortable walking at 4km/hour then alternative or shorter routes should be considered.

Next Walk/Activity:

The next club walk is on the 03/11/2024 to Farragon Hill starting at 08:00 am (Blairgowrie) and 07:45 am (Alyth). Other information/events: Club night – Golf Course 25/10/24

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