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Name:Hill of Gairney
Hill number:4116
Height:756m / 2480ft
Parent (Ma):485  Mount Keen
RHB Section:07B: Braemar to Montrose
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA), Angus (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen), Catchment Boundaries, North Esk
Watershed:Aberdeen Bay
Class:Simm, Graham Top
Grid ref:NO447875 (est)
Col:698m  NO434871  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 44
(1:25k) OL54 395

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 41 users)ByDate of Ascent
Round hill, braid cairn, hill of gairney, cock cairn, auchronie hill from the invermark CP.robertphillips08/08/2020
Walked from Round Hill187lenny05/08/2018
Loop from Invermark car park to Queen's Well, Mount Keen, Baird Cairn, Hill of Gairney and back to the car park.PsyCrow30/07/2018
LSjohn steel14/07/2018
Followed fence round from Cock Cairn, crossing boggy col on the way.Lindsay M06/05/2018
SMHC club walk. Round trip 13.6 miles. Ascent via Queens Well, descent over Braid Cairn, Naked Hill & Hill of Gairney. Overcast, some rain but didn't need raincoat. Blister/rubbing on heel not had that for the last 2 pairs of boots ???LizzieG21/05/2017
Invermark to Round Hill, Braid cairn, Hill of Gairney,Cock cairn, and hill of Cat from where dropped down to a track not oln the map leading to one that is. Perhaps mine is an old map? Then over the fields etc back to start.dickscroop25/09/2016
om TGOCoatcake21/05/2012
Sunny spells, high cloud, cool, occasional showers, strong wind, good views.iangalbraith28/05/2006
OK heathery summit, easy short heather to W, deeper to N. cw circuit from 373955, thru wood, along ridge, back via road RHW06/04/2004
With Mount Keen and Braid Cairn.Chris Peart23/05/1989
Dave McG13/01/2019
Erik B13/01/2019
Tony S06/12/2017
Gavin Theobald20/07/2017
Alan Whatley12/06/2016
Rod M25/05/2015
Colin Crawford19/05/2009
hill walker30/11/2008
hill walker24/08/1980