Walk: A litter-free approach to the Bin of Cullen
|[View towards Cullen from the summit]|
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|[The track along Glen Burn provides a pleasant approach to the hill's base]|
Name: Walk: A litter-free approach to the Bin of Cullen ★★★☆☆
Length: 13 km / 8 miles
Ascent: 420 metres
Main summits: Bin of Cullen (320 metres, sub-2000')
Points of interest: Glen Burn
Start / finish: Car park at Cullen House, minor road end a mile south of Cullen, G.R.: NJ 509664 / option charts heaven
Route: Car park - Cullen House & bridge - pond at NJ 507658 - follow north side of Glen Burn to Badentarget Plantation - Bin of Cullen - return to bealach between Bin of Cullen & Little Bin - High View Plantation - Moss Hill Plantation - Foulford Bridge - Cullen House - start
Terrain: Tracks throughout, steep near summit. Briefly muddy after Cullen House.
Wildlife today: A few birds but generally quiet.
Weather today: Blue skies with light winds and a beautiful sunset, temperatures in single figures.
|[Buckie with Spey Bay and the Moray Firth beyond]|
Route credit: Scotland off the beaten track