GMOS Perfect Spiral


Name of site The Acorn (Former Cabrach Primary School)
Class Milky Way
SQM Reading NA
Website for the site
Description of site Tarmac area to the side and grass to the rear. The building can be leased for your own stargazing events (shelter, tea & coffee,…). (please contact
Nominating organisation SIGMA,
Directions Grid ref: NJ 385 314. 7 miles up A941 from Dufftown or 8 miles along single track road linking A920 (Dufftown - Huntly) with A941 or 11.5 miles along A941 from Rhynie.
Safety notes Either side, the road can become difficult for vehicles in severe winter weather.
Access No restrictions
Wheelchair users Flat ground suitable for wheelchair users, with ramps into community hall.
Events Stargazing events, information evenings and gatherings will be offered. The building can also be leased for your own stargazing events and other gatherings. (please contact
Notes The Cabrach is one of the top thirty most remote zones in Scotland. It occupies an area of ten miles wide by eight miles long consisting of wild mountainous terrain and spectacular scenery. It is an area of great natural beauty with unspoilt views over mountains and skies.