A pleasant undulating trek in and out of a fine wild area, with 2 days in between to capture Carn Dearg, Aonach Beag, Beinn Eibhinn, Beinn Bheoil and Ben Alder.
Please note: Backpacking and wild camping are required on this walking holiday.
Out of Season Scottish Ways
If you like to explore the countryside when it's quieter, then doing so out of season is the way; that adds to the adventure and also to the challenge. Between mid October and Easter you can have the ways and trails pretty much to yourself – they're absolutely great then! Contact us for more details.
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Your walking holiday includes:
- 4 walking days
- 3 nights wild camping
- Tents, stoves, gas and pots are provided.
- Food for all meals
- Transport from and back to Stirling
- Qualified leader
Ben Alder Raid brief itinerary:
Day 1: Equipment checking and distribution at C-N-Do office. After sorting out gear from the store, travel by mini-bus to Dalwhinnie. Walk down along Loch Ericht towards Loch Pattack and on past Culra Lodge to find a camping place somewhere. (~10ml / 16km with ~200m ascent).
Days 2 & 3: Weather factors may determine what is done on which day:- Ben Alder and Beinn Bheoil (8mls / 12km, ~1000m ascent) Carn Dearg, Geal Charn, Aonach Beag, Beinn Eibhinn (10mls / 16km, ~1200m ascent)
Day 4: Pack up and return to Dalwhinnie and then to Stirling arriving about 17:00. (~10ml / 16km, ~100m ascent).
Video from our Ben Alder Raid
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Maps of the area & background reading
To get the most from your C-N-Do Scotland activity you may wish to do some background reading prior to departure.
Books which you may find informative are:
- The High Mountains of Britain and Ireland - Irvine Butterfield
Maps which you may find informative are:
- No. 42: Glen Garry and Loch Rannoch - OS Landranger 1:50000
- Price: From £365
- Duration: 4 days
- Accommodation: 3 nights
- Accom type: Wild Camping
- Walking/Exploring: on 4 days
- Travel: 2 x 1/2 days
- Group min: 4
- Group max: 6
- Meet: C-N-Do Office, Stirling
- Finish: C-N-Do Office, Stirling