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Name:Scaraben
Hill number:1151
Height:626m / 2054ft
Section:16C: Tongue to Wick and Helmsdale
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Berriedale
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:ND 06608 26828
Summit feature:trig point in shelter
Drop:331m
Col:295m  ND016284  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 17
(1:25k) 444E
Observations:ground within 5m W is about as high
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 116 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Solo jog, on a very wet and windy round of Scaraben and Morven.amswanston03/01/2016
Weather fair with high winds.MountainMac29/12/2015
with Fred Ward, Peter Willimott, Eleanore Hunterdavidsbatty09/07/2014
Anti-clockwise round from Maiden Pap to East Scaraben. Very windy, 40mph on summit.Minto07/06/2014
last of the 4 marilyns today from braemore 8.5 hoursrobertphillips07/06/2014
Dry, sunny spells, windy, warm, good views to 525m, blanket cloud above.iangalbraith07/06/2014
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 first three went up West Scaraben (Sron Gharbh) before Scaraben itself. Mist descended again, enjoyed the round done at the trig before descending Northern slopes easily back to Braemore.nordicstar06/06/2014
Solo Uisdean2506/08/2013
Galltywenallt29/07/2013
cloudy day but dry.oatcake07/07/2012
from Maiden Pap. Back to level section and more easily down on short heather to open moor to S, 80 deer moved off SW. Cross 2 streams and up on compass to the west peak. Under bealach at 1700' and a final push up to broad flat expanse of summit ridge. Avoided quartzite runs and a long half mile to the top at 13.00. Trig 3466. Climbed over a 15' dia wind break to get in. Strong S wind. To next bealach and east top, to outlying cottages, bridge and car. 5 hrs.arranc18/06/2008
Date is first visit. Notes from later...fine quartz-strewn summit ridge, imposing hill, pleasant descent. braemore 073304, tks & sheep paths to Morven, retn direct from Scaraben RHW25/07/2000
Solo tripInvicta1425/09/1998
Round of Maiden Pap to East Scaraben as in Corbett book.Eddie07/06/1996
Ascended from Morven and Smean in sunny weather.JohnW06/08/1994
approx dateFreelander09/08/1991
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BlackPanther27/05/2017
highlandhillwalker21/04/2017
GavinTheobald 224/03/2017
weaselmaster30/07/2016
Sick Kid30/07/2016
bertbarnett12307/06/2016
Crumblie212/04/2016
Tom Mundell03/04/2016
sarah mundell03/04/2016
PGCE01/04/2016
anne336620/01/2016
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TONY DEALL28/10/2015
IainK16/09/2015
NormanW19/08/2015
borderline15/08/2015
Rod M02/08/2015
Calico30/06/2015
m0untain_n0mad30/05/2015
JulieB08/04/2015
briansv650s07/04/2015
aul-fogie27/03/2015
Tony S28/11/2014
FCL06/07/2014
Jim.Fothergill09/06/2014
nicolajane08/06/2014
jenx06/06/2014
Gallovidian29/05/2014
BrianJ24/05/2014
keithpostie20/04/2014
ancient brit08/09/2013
chrispine25/08/2013
iainwalton30/07/2013