|Location Map ( geo)|
|Distance:||2.2 miles (3.5 km)|
|Route outline (key)|
The C1171 starts at the east end of Auldearn, just before the B9101 joins the A96, and heads east. It is a relatively straight road, which climbs gently up to a summit near the crossroads at Moyness, where it ends on the C1157, the onward route being a U road.