Clachnaben, Glen Dye

Clachnaben is one of the best known of Aberdeenshire's lower hills, celebrated together with Bennachie in an old couplet. Its fame rests on the magnificent granite tor on its summit, a superb viewpoint and a worthy objective for any outing.


Excellent hill-path higher up; tracks lower down with just the odd slight boggy section.

Public Transport

None to start.


Clachnaben Quarry car park just north of the Bridge of Dye. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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