Dumgoyne Hill & Earls Seat

Where: Dumgoyne Hill, by the villages of Strathblane and Killearn
Weather: Sunny
Height: 1,400ft, 427m
Distance: ?

Dumgoyne Hill is situated about 13 miles north of Glasgow between the villages of Strathblane and Killearn. The hike can be extended to the 1,896ft, 578m Earls Seat on the same range.

The image below is of the Glengoyne Whisky Distillery with the hiking car parking by the roadside next to the distillery, as seen below. The large car park across from the distillery is for visitors to the distillery.

Glengoyne Whisky Distillery image

The image below is from the Glengoyne Distillery car park looking at Dumgoyne Hill. The hiking trail goes up through the field just right of the distillery, as seen below.

This car park is for distillery visitors, so best try and park in the lay by at the roadside, unless you are visiting the distillery as well.

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Glengoyne Distillery & Dumgoyne Hill image

The image below is from 50 yards south of the Glengoyne Distillery looking at the trail to Dumgoyne Hill.

This is a steep little hill that is extremely popular for snow hiking in winter, as it is right next to a main road. There can be about 2 feet of snow on this hill at times.

Dumgoyne Hill image

The image below is from just south of the village of Strathblane. This image shows the 1,400 ft Dumgoyne Hill left, and the Strathblane Hills right, with the 1,896 ft Earls Seat behind the Strathblane Hills.

Dumgoyne and Earls Seat Hills image

The Map below shows the trail to the top of Dumgoyne Hill. That trail continues east over Garloch Hill and on to Earls Seat for anyone looking for a longer hike.

Dumgoyne Road Map

Hill Walking Map

Dumgoyne Hill & Earls Seat Hike Photo Tour

Dumgoyne Hill & Earls Seat Map image