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Name:Easabhal [Easaval]
Hill number:1618
Height:243m / 797ft
RHB Section:24C: North Uist, South Uist and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:South Uist
Maritime area:Eriskay & South Uist
Watershed:Long Island
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (200-299m)
(Ma,Hu,Tu,2)
Grid ref:NF 77401 15819
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:239m
Col:4m  NF754202  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 31
(1:25k) 452N 453S
Observations:cairns 160m SSE at NF 77489 15687, 310m S at NF 77407 15511 and 200m SSW NF 77357 15629 are of very similar height; all other cairns are lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 98 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Short ish detour whilst doing a streach of the Hebridean way. Liked this hill, full of interest and views and easy to walk on. Up from the causeway.nickywood108/06/2018
Parked by 20ícontainer in South Glen Dale. Along coast & up to Roineabhal, to Cruachan, Marabhal and to Easabhal. Good wx, strong Síly breeze. With PM.CJM19/05/2018
4th and last from 781147 parking. Roineabhal, Cruachan, Marabhal and Easabhal. Descended east to road and then car with CM. Clear and sunny. 7.5 miles and 4 hour 15 minutes.bolton19/05/2018
Roadside parking at NF 7915 1492. Followed coast path, accessible through a garden! to Roneval first. Onto Hairtebreac, Cruachan, Marabhal and Easabhal for a pleasant 8 miles. With Carole Engel.jonglew18/08/2017
From the coast road at East Kilbride. Pleasant ascent, following a little stair case of ridge lines. Couldn't resist a circuit of the nine cairns on the summit plateau, at least three of which were old, substantial and mossy.Nick Down119/07/2017
With Jenx via the shortest easiest way from church car park to West. Cropped pastures and fell for half distance then easy lines through heather to summit rocks. Visited the various cairned tops but RHB point appears highest.nordicstar28/04/2016
Easy Easaval.jenx28/04/2016
From car park of hideous church. Straight up using grassy strip between heather. Walked over numerous potential HPs and made the most of the beautiful views. Up and down in 1hour 15 minutes.Campbell Singer06/04/2016
Parked on the side road at 756 164 and walked down the track on the other side of the B888 and up to the top avoiding the boggiest ground. Splendid views in the sunshine.martin_hall15/10/2015
With Mora from minor road to south parking at nf785143BLACKHILL17/05/2015
Dropped off near mast to south east. Ascended via easy scrambling on rough slabs including a cave which you can climb out of the back of. Descended towards the horrendous looking church to the north west where picked up.raffemeister12/04/2015
Parked in the church car-park on B888, took a direct line over very wet ground.tim74710/05/2014
My last full day after nearly three weeks spent over on the Western Isles. I made the effort to have a good long final walk today, out here and back from Daliburgh visiting a total of seven TuMPs along the way.Alex C01/10/2013
with iaintallblond15/07/2012
MCMartin6606/05/2010
South west ridge, rough but short ascent. Cloudbase above the multiple summits but only just.Topographer5729/05/2009
Solo Uisdean2507/08/2007
Fast ground from Glean dail bho Dheas.Eddie17/04/2003
Date approx. Whilst digging nearby with university.Ashley01/01/2002
Parked on the B888 by Trosaraidh. Headed for the summit which drifted in and out of cloud. Just before leaving the top the cloud cleared for a few seconds to show four other cairns. However we had chosen the correct one for the top.garyhoney01/08/2001
From shoreline on grassy bridal way and heather and granite crags. A wet flatter hag area, avoiding mini swamps and peat to top at 16.55. New Eriskay causeway in view.arranc31/07/2001
fine slabby ascent from N, c. 6 cairned tops fo which centre and N seem equal highest. Ludag, via burn 776142, return via beach RHW31/07/2001
Solo evening run in endless twilight from B&B close by-after evening on Eriskay with Lesley and meal in Politician pub of whisky galore fame.Chris Pearson26/05/2001
govanah19/05/2018
Gavin Theobald29/04/2018
carole engel18/08/2017
NormanW26/08/2016
Tom Mundell08/07/2016
Trekking toes08/07/2016
h3cla18/06/2016
Mudskipper24/05/2016
PeteN30/06/2015
BrianMatthews14/06/2015
danpquinn05/06/2015
PGCE20/09/2014
dandaran22/08/2014
Martyn128/06/2014
Glenysj2128/06/2014
Crumblie218/06/2014
softsquare16/06/2014
AndyS08/05/2014
SteveG01/05/2014
aul-fogie22/03/2014
hils13/07/2013
m0untain_n0mad26/09/2012
richtea504014/07/2012
Thorny01/07/2012
IainT27/07/2011
hill walker07/06/2011
assynt_bob31/05/2011