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A very remote and picturesque location on the Highland Main Line, just under a mile south of Dalwhinnie down the A9 and is on the Drumochter Pass.
Railway type and traffic
You will see the normal Scotrail traffic; class 170s and 158s as well as freight such as the Stobart express. However, these services are not very frequent! There are occasional railtours and the Royal Scotsman can be seen in the Summer months.
There is a footpath heading off over the moorlands and there may well be sheep about.
Heading south from Dalwhinnie, there is a sign posted turn off to Balsporran Cottages B&B just under a mile south along the A9.
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Balsporran Cottages, Dalwhinnie
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