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Name:Sim's Hill
Hill number:12809
Height:483m / 1585ft
Parent (Ma):1662  Steele's Knowe
RHB Section:26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
Donald area:Ochil Hills
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Earn, Leven (Leven)
Watershed:Firth of Tay, Ardlamont Point to Fife Ness, Firth of Forth
Class:Tump (400-499m)
Grid ref:NN 99941 07574
Summit feature:ground near fence
Col:434m  NN987073  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 58
(1:25k) 366E 369
Observations:ground 50m W along fence at NN 99889 07564 may be as high
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 34 users)ByDate of Ascent
A very quick 3 hours 5 tump round from littlerig before the rain arrived from the west,lamb hill, johns hill, sims hill, black creich hill, burnt hill,robertphillips17/07/2019
Lamb Hill, John's Hill and Sim's Hill from Littlerighillsman15/09/2018
A doddle after Black Creich.summitter14/10/2017
Pity it is under 600mMartin R28/04/2017
From John's Hill, on to Lamb Hill.agentmancuso14/01/2017
Parked at Littlerig. Across fields to burn, crossed it just below where fence crosses. Steeply up to forest road, left road 200m after it turns W. Over fence and straight up to summit. Return same way.Minto06/08/2016
A really short,very steep ascent from John's Hill.Play2End29/06/2016
Debs and Goska, from Glen Devon on way home from AviemoreMountain Goat23/03/2016
Steep, easy ascent from col with John's Hill. Turbines next door rather noisy. Descent via the two stone stone circle and on to the horrors of Black Creich. The only Sim I'm interested in.fasgadh14/11/2015
Ascended from John's Hill in misty conditions.JohnW14/07/2015
Pleasant walking from Ben Thrush to Lamb Hill (via Sim's Hill & John's Hill), often on grassy tracks.Lindsay M01/03/2015
From car park at Littlerig, over a gate a few metres north of house and up the north side of the stream. Ground rough and tussocky in places. On to John's Hill.Topographer5705/02/2015
With Tom E. Lamb - John's - Sim's - Black Creich (horrendous) - Burnt (quite good).chrisbien24/10/2013
485M3 RUFF GRSS. Corb Law crcuit RHW18/02/2013
Gavin Theobald28/11/2019
Fife Walking01/07/2018
Rod M01/03/2015
Janet M01/03/2015
Colin Crawford03/08/2011
john steel20/05/1990