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Name:Byres Hill
Hill number:13755
Height:55m / 180ft
Parent (Ma):1686  Corse Hill
RHB Section:27A: Ayr to the River Clyde
County/UA:Renfrewshire (UA)
Catchment:Clyde
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:NS 50064 64760
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:38m
Col:17m  NS522642  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 64
(1:25k) 342
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 26 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked on Balgair Drive, walked into golf course and immediately left along the hedge and up the hill to the trig.clivevilla29/03/2019
Bus to park entrance and up left hand side of golf course along hedge. On to Hurlet Hill.russell6127/12/2018
3rd tump of 6 today after Queen's Park then Hurlet hill from Nitshill station continuing over Temple hill veering off to follow disused railway line then past college on main road past Cadets base to Barshaw park then intob À Golf club keeping close to the hèdge before heading direct for the summit and Trig pillar. Descent to Paisley Gilmour Street using hole in fence to exit Golf course. Next train to Howwood for Broadhead and Kenmuir....Dazingdale26/05/2018
Quick walk up from the club house for the trig point/YSM.Walker Dan14/04/2018
No golfers to negotiate- course closed due to snowhillsman18/01/2018
County tump completionAdrian19/08/2017
Train to Paisley Gilmour St, then walked E along pavement of A761 Glasgow Rd to park, Turned L up the hill, past the clubhouse to the summit. No interference or any view as it was a dreich day. Back to station in an hourThearlaichdubh06/12/2016
Followed hedge from GC entrance, then up to trig which had 3 greens close by. Good view.PeterD16/07/2016
Here for the trigpoint. TP:UK log: Geocaching in the area, lovely view from here, you need to be a good dodger of golf balls though!thejackrustles12/06/2015
Parked in Balgair Drive near golf course entrance. Followed hedge up alongside road. Then zig-zagged across to woods, from where summit shelter and trig point are in sight. Plenty golfers around, no one took any notice of me.Minto26/05/2015
in the dark after work through golfcourse.robertphillips07/01/2015
From clubhouse to trigchrisbien14/12/2013
Visiting the trig pointquadbarrel14/04/2013
Through golf course from clubhouse.campagvelocet10/01/2013
Golf course.agentmancuso24/01/2007
RHW25/12/2006
ajwxyzt22/09/2018
GaryJones17/06/2018
Colin Crawford30/12/2017
49pp11/11/2017
Aqyx01/05/2016
tcrannoch11/02/2015
chalky195317/01/2015
Colin Crawford11/10/2014
stevent080922/04/2014
Ken_Stewart01/01/2002