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Name:Green Lowther
Hill number:1740
Height:732m / 2402ft
Section:27C: The Glenkens to Annandale
Area:Lowther Hills
County/UA:South Lanarkshire (UA)
Catchment:Clyde
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham, Donald
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,D,DN)
Grid ref:NS 90036 12026
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:424m
Col:308m  NS994154  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 71 78
(1:25k) 329
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 278 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Second ascent. First ascent from Wanlockhead on unknown date.PaulineD03/07/2017
Approached up road from Wanlockhead over Lowther Hill with five others from KWHC, Gus, David, Liz, Margaret and Douglas Cameron. First visit was on 28/07/2007 with J. Onset of Autumn, fresh SW wind, dry with sunshine in afternoon. Returned to Lowther Hill and onto Cold Moss.jacobus10/09/2016
Circuit of Lowther hills.Grinner04/09/2016
From parking at end of Wanlockhead, SUW to Lowther Hill, Green Trough, Green Lowther, Crooked Bank, East Mount Lowther, Threehope Height, Meikle Snout, Middle Moor.agentmancuso27/08/2016
14 mile walk from parking place at Glenochar, walked along lane through Watermeetings forest then joined Southern Uplands Way crossing Potrail Water, then along ridge bagging Laght Hill, Cold Moss (& Comb Head), Lowther Hill, Green Trough, Green Lowther (& Peden Head), Dungrain Law, steep Dun Law and very steep Lousie Wood Law then down to Bastle and back to the car, saw about 6 people all day. Fairly easy terrain throughout with great views nearby and towards the Lakes, Highlands and the Isle of Man, mostly high cloud with the odd bit brushing the surrounding mountain tops.DanTrig14/08/2016
Took bike to topduchally27/07/2016
#585 From Wanlockheadtim74702/06/2016
With Billymick21/04/2016
Solo.Dangerous Dave17/09/2015
cycled to the top from Wanlockhead. The descent was great fun.IanHHill05/06/2015
With Andy from Wanlockhead as a run. First to East Lowther, then Lowther and Green Lowther. Return to the track below Lowtger hill then to the Southern Upland Way and down. Bright but cool in wind.kenmorti04/05/2015
Linear route as a detour whilst walking Southern Upland Way. (http://gayleybird.blogspot.co.uk/2015/04/suw-day-7-lowther-hill-to-moffat.html)Gayle20/04/2015
Second of the day.GravelMonkey14/02/2015
Just a stroll in the cloud. Company: Jake a wet soggy Black Lab.iandesbottes13/10/2014
See Louise Wood Lawdickscroop19/08/2014
The cloud has lifted and it has stopped raining! With GHC.Play2End13/07/2014
With Andy from Wanlockhead. Lowther Hill to Dun Law and back, then East Mount Lowther.Crib Goch21/06/2014
selfdavidsbatty06/06/2014
From Wanlockhead. East Mount Lowther, Lowther Hill, Green Trough, Green Lowther. Cloud above summits, but a couple of heavy showers.PaulH27/05/2014
round of 6 new donalds.robertphillips28/02/2014
Ascended from Wanlockhead via Green Lowther. Deep snow patches mostly avoidable. Very windy but good views all round. Descended via East Mount Lowther.quadbarrel02/02/2014
Parked Wanlockhead 874128 southern uplands way to tarmac road to masts mostly black ice. @ Lowther Hill ignored hard hat & authorised access only.Could have followed dry stone wall across to Green Lowther road to avoid this. Trig point beside mast. Cold miserable day radar tower only just visible in the mist.rogreeves13/01/2014
With EKMC. Solo. From East Mount Lowther along the ridge to Lowther Hill, Green Lowther to Dun Law.VEry windy considerable buffeting. Return via Lowthers cottage to Leadhills.munromurph03/11/2013
MC JC OMartin6618/08/2013
green lowther and lowther hill from wanlockhead with renee.robertphillips17/03/2013
Dry, sunny and enjoyable mid week ramble around the Lowthers with snow around the access road and tops.Roblex27/02/2013
MMC Walk. I did the whole round from Glenochar to Wanlockhead and met Fraser, Donald and Billy at Green Lowther. Walking into high wind the whole time and a little snow underfoot. Dry and high cloud.alexmaclennan30/12/2012
Up from Elvanfoot, on to E Mount Lowther and then to the top of Wanlockhead and along the road to Leadhills for the bus.campagvelocet26/09/2012
with Jamievegibagger21/09/2012
solovegibagger08/09/2012
Radar mast at top with trig point, walked along road from Lowther Hillbiggaz77706/04/2012
WALK FROM SANQUHAR VIA GROUSE MOORLANDS UP TO LOWTHER HILL THEN ACROSS HERE. WEATHER HUGELY CHANGEABLE FROM SUN TO DRIVING RAIN. ON WAY DOWN SAW MOUNTAIN HARES, A RARE SIGHT BUT OBVIOUS AS STILL IN WINTER 'PLUMAGE'.JOHNS02/04/2012
and 14/02/2014chrispine17/02/2011
Lowther Hills from Wanlockhead, Lowther Hill, Green Lowthertcrannoch12/02/2011
Follow road from Lowther hill.derekblackburn05/10/2010
Walked it with freinds.Lovley day, great veiws.Took 3 hrs from wanlockhead.kilneiss22/05/2010
Out w Jenx from Wanlockhead on Southern Upland Way, running shoes on, East Mount Lowther and along hill to topnordicstar03/05/2010
From Wanlockhead via Lowther Hill and Green Trough. Masts everywhere! Trig below mast had a concrete cap.Aye Jimmy09/09/2009
Run on tarmac all the way from Wanlockhead Town Head. 81 mins return.pwheeler31/05/2009
Parked in Wanlockhead and used SUW to reach Lowther Hill. Then took tarmac road to this top. Managed to get my 2 year old here despite the cold. Lovely walk.garyhoney28/12/2008
With Dave. Sunny day!petemckin08/05/2008
With Rhona Fraser. Done in the course of the Original Mountain Marathon Class C.pwbellarby27/10/2007
Climbed from Wanlockhead via Lowther Hill with J; return in reverse. Good weather. Driving home, observed, and delayed by, festival parade re-enacting centuries old battles in Leadhills.trienbrae28/07/2007
Solo Uisdean2516/04/2007
Snowy day. Easy run up access road from Wanlockhead.PeteF24/02/2006
Parked in Wanlockhead and used SUW to reach Lowther Hill. Then took tarmac road to this top.Dugswell222/06/2005
petey29/04/2005
Swift out and back on easy tracks from WanlockheadRhayader_wander01/11/2004
With May.mainnirnamfiadh02/08/2003
By access road (on foot!) returning from HighlandsJim T31/05/2003