Ben Gulabin, Glen Shee

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Ben Gulabin rises steeply above the Spittal of Glenshee; it provides a short and straightforward hillwalk with a grand view back down the glen.


Good track at first, then eroded track and hill path.

Public Transport

None to start. Nearest bus is at the Spittal of Glenshee (Sat only).


Parking where track leaves A93 1.5km north of the Spittal of Glenshee. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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