Carn an t-Sagairt Mor

Summary for Carn an t-Sagairt Mor

Carn an t-Sagairt Mor is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1047 metres / 3435 feetNO208843Karn ern Taggert MoreBig peak of the priest
LocationAccess

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Carn an t-Sagairt Mor lies on the west side of a high plateau which is near the north-west corner of the Mounth plateau overlooking the head of Loch Callater. This peak is the most westerly of the The Lochnagar Hills< and is in the centre of the 5 peaks.

Carn an t-Sagairt Mor is a big rounded hill with many boulders and a rising flat top. On the west side of Carn an t-Sagairt Mor there are moderate to steep slopes dropping to Loch Callater. To the south east of the summit lies a broad moorland plateau leading to Cairn Bannoch< which is usually climbed with Carn an t-Sagairt Mor.

Usual access is v Glen Callater, starting from the A93 road in Glen Clunie at Auchallater farm.
Look out for the remains of a Canberra aircraft which crashed near the summit in 1956. There are fine views of Glen Callater to the west and Ballochbuie Forest and The Cairngorms< to the north.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Carn an t-Sagairt Mor is Thirty-Seven

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