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Name:Hill of Alyth
Hill number:4610
Height:300m / 984ft
Parent (Ma):506  Meall Mor
RHB Section:07A: Braemar to Montrose
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Hump, Tump (300-399m), Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,3,Y)
Grid ref:NO 23711 50425
Summit feature:large rock
Drop:101m
Col:199m  NO227511  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 53
(1:25k) 381
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 59 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Parked in Alyth and went up the Cateran trail to the Hill of Loyal first, then down to the col and a bit of time to find the best way through the gorse as we missed the obvious way up we'd seen during the walk down to the col. Finally on good paths to the trig point, and on past the little lochan to the summit. Descended on another part of the Cateran Trail. Pleasant walk.LizH30/11/2019
parked near CG at balwhyme entrance, along track to near houses, through gate to the top.robertphillips07/09/2019
From end of track to Balwyme, via Cateran way and then tracks to summit. Nice, open area, good view with brother Pete. We took a wrong turning on the return but followed tracks to a gate a few yards before Balwyme and walked down the track back to the road. Pleasant finish to a holiday, then drove back to Warwick in the Midlands.pwheeler28/03/2019
First snowfall of the winter so a crisp and deep and even round of the Hill's of Alyth & Loyal, then Barry Hill for good measure, from Alylth town centre.summitter16/12/2018
From NW, quick up and down partly by Cateran Trail, then path to summit, grassy knoll and two rocks.NormanW12/07/2017
With Ben. Parked near entrance to hotel at start of track.hillsman12/07/2017
W Jenx and Bryher walking up from Alyth on Caterlan trail, nice circuit of hill inc Loyalnordicstar01/07/2017
Easy ascent from the town centre via part of the Cateran Trail.Windy Corner21/05/2017
With Inez + Wilson.clashcityrocker30/09/2016
Ascended from Hill of Loyal in thick mist.JohnW12/06/2016
On Cateran Trail from N.Chris Peart24/05/2016
Detour whilst walking the cateran trail. Nice easy walk with nice views. Good path.Stevend123/04/2016
Watched lamb being born.Martin R12/04/2016
Fourth visit, first cycled over, second up LofL path on ice, third Jim Mack from northbertbarnett12306/11/2013
A sunny start to the year. Meandering route up from Alyth on the Western side, back standard way. Not lost though, not at all .....gav77701/01/2013
Easy ascent from Alyth on Cateran Trail.Topographer5727/10/2011
Staying nearby and the lure of the hills not to be missed. Circular route from Alyth. Possible sighting of a wildcat on the way down.Walker Dan25/05/2011
Parked at start of track to Balwhyme. Followed the Cateran Trail then N to top.chrisbien04/09/2010
Self, Peter and dogInvicta1423/11/2007
RHW10/02/2007
Marion departmental walkOik13/08/2006
Find DateWaterlogblank
hill walker17/01/2020
PeterAH30/11/2019
Gonk08/10/2019
Kompass31/05/2019
The Rodmiester05/04/2019
Rowan26/10/2018
Laurel26/10/2018
PM16/06/2018
Tony S02/09/2017
jenx01/07/2017
WOORSIE04/04/2017
benarmine01/12/2016
wendy.calder01/04/2016
mae16/04/2015
Andrew Simmons05/03/2015
richtea504025/02/2014
iaindbrown14/02/2014
alda14/02/2014
Mudskipper30/11/2013
GordonAdshead21/07/2013
Alan Whatley01/07/2013
hils12/01/2013
russell6104/01/2013
benalder28401/12/2012
bjewing05/10/2012
Jim.Fothergill09/03/2012
Tricky25/04/2011
Janet M28/02/2011