|Location Map ( geo)|
|Distance:||2.7 miles (4.3 km)|
|Route outline (key)|
The C16E starts at the western end of Portgordon, continuing along the coast where the A990 turns inland. It then crosses the old railway line and heads south west around the southern side of the old airfield at Dallachy, to meet the B9104 Spey Bay road south of Bogmuir.