Mona Gowan

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 749 metres

Rank: 12th

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Mona Gowan is the highest point of the billowing range of hills on the east side of the A939 pass between Glen Gairn and Strathdon. Near to the summit is the giant Jubilee Cairn, erected for Queen Victoria' Jubilee in 1887. The hill can be climbed using a track from Strath Don to the north, or across more featureless moorland from the A939 near Glenfenzie to the west.

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Mona Gowan from the north

There are 353 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Mona Gowan. They have contributed 17 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  16/10/2015  5 G1
  01/01/2012  4 C1G1
  13/04/2018  3 C4G1
  18/05/2015  2 G1
  22/01/2020  1 G1
  25/09/2016  1 G4
  27/05/2016  1 C1G1
  20/04/2015  1 G3
  02/10/2012  1 C1G1
  27/04/2011  1 G1
  18/10/2020  0 C1G1
  31/05/2017  0 G5S1
  22/07/2016  0 G1
  26/10/2013  0 G1
  26/08/2013  0 G1
  09/10/2011  0 G1
  22/02/2009  0 G1

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