Prosen - Clova
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Glen Prosen to Clova
Sunday 17th February 2019
Bus start: Blairgowrie (Wellmeadow): 8:30am Alyth (Square): 8:45am
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A Walk – Kilbo Path
Start at Glen Prosen Lodge, follow track N.W. to Kilbo Ruin. North up the Shank of Drumwhallo, then E. to the summit of Driesh (M-947m). Continue E over Hill of Strone and Cairn Inks to coll at 315716 and drop down to the Clova Hotel. To shorten the walk, in bad weather, leave the track at 267693 and rise up the Shank of Driesh to the summit, then as previous.
Approx. distance: 18.5 km (shortened 15.5km)
Total ascent: 800 m (780m)
Min. walking time: 6 hrs (5.5 hrs)
B Walk – Glen Clova Forrest
Start at Glen Prosen Lodge and follow the path N thro’ Glen Clova Forrest to the summit of Hill of Strone. Turn E over Cairn Inks to coll at 315716 and drop down to the Clova Hotel.
Approx. distance: 12 km
Total ascent: 550 m
Min. walking time: 4.5 hrs
C Walk – The Ministers Path
Start at the bridge over Prosen Water at Spott. Walk around Prosen Church yard and follow the path up Glen Tairie (Not the track to Glentairie). Follow the path over Drumwhern to the B955 at 356696. The walk can be extended by leaving the path at 345691 and heading north on the path which leads past Cromachy Hill House and on to the B955 at 339719 and a 2km walk along the road to the Clova Hotel.
Approx. distance: 6.5 km (extended 10.5 km)
Total ascent: 185 m (255 m.)
Min. walking time: 2.5/3 hrs (3.5/4hrs)
The next club walk is on the10th March to Loch Lubnaig – Lochearnhead. Other information/events: BDHC AGM 29th March, 7:00pm at Blairgowrie Golf Club.