|Location Map ( geo)|
|Distance:||3.3 miles (5.3 km)|
|Route outline (key)|
The C1226 runs southwards, inland from Staffin on the east coast of Skye's Trotternish Peninsula, climbing a little to serve the scattered settlements around Maligar and Garros. It is a lengthy dead end which follows the Kilmartin River for the first half of the route.