Craigdendarroch may be a small hill, but it has a big place in the affections of Ballater folk. Its oakwood-clad flanks are steep making its ascent an enjoyable but arduous little walk. The views are superb.
Terrain - Clear path, very steep at times, also passes above steep drops.
Distance 4km (2.5 miles)
Ascent 315m (1033ft)