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Name:Oireabhal [Oreval]
Hill number:1590
Height:662m / 2172ft
Section:24B: Harris and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:Lewis and Harris
Maritime Area:West of Tarbert, Harris
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NB 08399 09965
Summit feature:small cairn on rock 20m WNW of large cairn
Drop:419m
Col:243m  NB072122  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 13 14
(1:25k) 456
Observations:large cairn is at NB 08417 09955
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 129 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Cliasmol. Cleiseabhal via SW ridge, a superb ridge walk to Bidigidh, steep ascent of Oireabhal, and a return by-passing the summit of Cleiseabhal. Wild beauty and ever more breathtaking views of the Harris Hills, Taransay and the white sand beaches.Nick Down122/07/2017
MMC walk with Rob Wight, Ron Dorn and Phil Barlow. Parking 500m up track to powerstation. Over Tiorga ridge, down to bealach by Loch Aisebhat, and back over Oireval ridge. 2K jog back to car. Windy with low cloud from 500m. 7 hoursalexmaclennan19/09/2016
done along with tiogra mor from track to damrobertphillips14/09/2014
Up track to the dam then up the steep ridge of Tiorga Mr, then Tiorga Beag, Ulabhal, Oireabhal, Bidigidh and Cleiseabhal on an improving morning.Dugswell212/09/2014
East to west traverse of North Harris mountains with Franni Baggins starting at Bunavoneadar and finishing at Bedersaig. Climbed after Stulaval. Continued on to Tirga Mor and Husival Mor.raffemeister26/05/2014
Great peak. Company: Soloiandesbottes12/03/2014
Foggy tramp N-S along the ridge.Smudge22/09/2013
Detour on return from Tirga MhorTopographer5718/09/2013
Galltywenallt22/06/2013
KeithByTheC21/06/2012
With Tiorga Mor.BLACKHILL20/05/2012
selfdavidsbatty18/05/2012
W Jenx over Tirga Mhor and back over Oreval. Great day outnordicstar09/04/2012
Met Mary Newman from SCD Durham! Parked at cattle grid on edge of Amhuinnsuidhe. To dam and up over uneven moor. Bore round to left and then right to get clear view of ascent to ridge. Steep grassy most ridge and 2 or 3 boulder runs to a pointed top at 12.30.arranc30/05/2006
JEB, FJB, ERB, RIB Uisdean2516/07/2003
fine hill, bouldery N slopes, compact summit, fine connecting ridge to N. B887 052078, 2G+M+G, lift back from glen meavaig; CK carried on over Clisham RHW24/09/2000
Round of Oreval, Ullaval, Sron Ulladale and Tirga Mor from the weir across the road.Eddie24/10/1996
Ascended after walking from Tarbert via Cleiseabhal in clear conditions.JohnW11/04/1982
7bowess08/08/2017
carole engel21/05/2017
tomandivy11/10/2016
NormanW24/08/2016
nicolajane01/08/2016
captainslow21/07/2016
hill walker12/07/2016
Tom Mundell01/07/2016
Trekking toes01/07/2016
anne336612/06/2016
h3cla08/06/2016
weaselmaster26/05/2016
Sick Kid26/05/2016
Mudskipper17/09/2015
N.Morters08/04/2015
iainwalton15/08/2014
Kevin2903521/07/2014
Crumblie223/06/2014
duncanandmorna02/05/2014
steven morrice14/04/2014
Gill12/04/2014
SteveG22/09/2013
Tony S18/09/2013
Lorna S18/09/2013
daviemore18/09/2013
DaveMcS17/05/2013
dandaran01/05/2013
fedupofuserids08/08/2012
Conor13/07/2012
chrispine11/07/2012
Thearlaichdubh13/06/2012
richtea504010/06/2012