Mount Keen by Glen Tanar
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Mount Keen is the most easterly of the Munros, taking the form of a dome-shaped swelling above the general level of the vast Mounth plateaux. The shortest route to it is from Glen Esk in the south, but the finest is this longer approach through the magnificent pinewoods of Glen Tanar.
Easy going hillwalk with a long approach; good track and paths.
No public transport.
Car park (charge) on the right, by Bridge of Tanar.
Hillwalking in Winter
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