6 - 7
FATMAP difficulty grade
Speyside to Deeside long distance walk with 700m ascent across 31km/19miles from Rothiemurchus to Linn of Dee car park.From North to South you start in the beautiful lush Rothiemurchus pinewoods and head up and through the valley as it winds through the spectacular Northern Cairngorm peaks.
Ample water supply from the stream/rivers and passes Corrour Bothy.
Can be linked up with a return via the Lairig an Laoigh to Glenmore for a longer expedition.