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Hill number:1156
Height:511m / 1677ft
RHB Section:16C: Tongue to Wick and Helmsdale
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five, Yeaman
Grid ref:ND 03260 27623
Summit feature:small cairn on rock tor
Col:299m  ND042272  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 17
(1:25k) 444E
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 125 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
from Maiden Pap across pathless terrain KeithByTheC25/09/2019
From Carn Mor after ascending Morven. Nice easy scramble to top.PeterD23/06/2019
4 of 7: From Carn Mor.ChrisR12/07/2016
Solo jog, on a very wet and windy round of Scaraben and Morvenamswanston03/01/2016
Weather fair.MountainMac29/12/2015
Summit ted on the way back from MorvenNozzer14/07/2015
Lovely conglomerate summit.BigJ14/07/2015
Good parking at road end. Up track and across to summit via Maiden Pap.AndrewFinnimore15/06/2014
Sunny, windy, hot, splendid rock tors, good views.iangalbraith08/06/2014
Anti-clockwise round from Maiden Pap to East Scaraben. Interesting rocky summit.Minto07/06/2014
round of 4 marilyns from braemore.robertphillips07/06/2014
W Jenx on the round of the 4 Marilyns; Maiden Pap, Smean, Morven and Scaraben. A 9 hour day in generally good weather, very wet underfoot though after the dowsing yesterday. Up from Braemore - after Maiden Pap cut across the moor, not too difficult, interesting conglomerate top. And the mist descended!nordicstar06/06/2014
Solo Uisdean2506/08/2013
Nice, exposed summit tor is fun to scramble up. Hill gives a good vantage for Morven and Maiden Pap.sotabagger27/05/2013
From Breamore Lodge, with MoraBLACKHILL27/05/2010
After Morven across tussock crossing two streams, up to a flattish area under the final rocky spurs. The top was the highest of several 25' high lumps of conglomerate reached after a scramble using both hands. 15.00. Griam Mor and Beg, Maiden Pap, Scriaben. Classic walk.arranc16/06/2008
fine conglomerate summit tor. braemore 073304, tks & sheep paths to Morven, retn direct from Scaraben RHW25/07/2000
Round of Maiden Pap to East Scaraben as in Corbett book.Eddie07/06/1996
Ascended from Morven in sunny weather.JohnW06/08/1994
Dave McG11/07/2017
Nick Canute18/04/2017
Sick Kid30/07/2016
Tom Mundell02/04/2016
sarah mundell02/04/2016
Rod M02/08/2015
Tony S26/11/2014