Grey Cairns of Camster, Roster

4.5
#9 of 18 in Historic Sites in Caithness and Sutherland
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  • These cairns are about 7 miles off the main A9 to Wick on a single track but largely straight road. There is just a wider bay near the cairns to park. The site is free to snter and has boardwalks and....  more »
  • It’s only a short detour off the main road to Wick, and it’s worth it. Even though we’re almost 30 we experienced a real childlike joy crawling into the cairns and back out again. And the information....  more »
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  • Another ancient site along A9 just a bit of a drive up a single track road but it is almost dead straight. We spotted them as we drove along which is just as well as there is no road sign, just a small Historic Scotland sign at the path to the single cairn. Board walks and story board to help you explore the site. Reasonable parking area.
  • A beautiful and very special location. We went near sunset and the cairns have an otherworldly feel and we were the only ones there. There is total access which is brilliant and a great way to experience some of the mystery of this ancient location.
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