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Hill number:1776
Height:573m / 1880ft
Parent (Ma):1740  Green Lowther
RHB Section:27C: The Glenkens to Annandale
Donald area:Lowther Hills
County/UA:Dumfries and Galloway (UA)
Class:Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Donald Dewey, Submarilyn
Grid ref:NS 88870 08425
Summit feature:no feature
Col:428m  NS891087  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 71 78
(1:25k) 329
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 38 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked in small layby 500m S. of Dalveen entrance at NS 88428 06022 - Up farm track which passes on left side of buildings & up to high point - From high point, well-used ATV track to unmarked summit. Friendly young farmer out on hill doing the rounds. (S)gerrybowes13/12/2018
From East Mount Lowther. Returned to the bealach. Then took faint path down the Enterkin Burn glen, fording it lower down to climb east on sheep-paths to the bealach between Steygail and Cold Moss. Then very steep ascent up north flank to summit. To descend, contoured round to NE ridge, picking up ATV track down to Upper Dalveen. To avoid farm, worked my way with difficulty on very steep slopes to descend east flank, and up to A 702. Should just have continued to Upper Dalveen! Then took A 702 NW back to car near Overfingland. Solo.marktrengove17/07/2018
Cycled through Dalveen farm then legged it over Dalveen Rig following argo track to Steygail summit.Eddie26/09/2017
With Cold Mossnickywood113/03/2017
up from bridge over lavern burn.robertphillips19/05/2016
steep pull from Cold Mosscjo22/01/2016
From the B797 at nice parking at NS 83772 09811.Alan Moore02/10/2015
From Dalveen, up Dalveen Rig, down the west ridge to the Enterkin Pass. All easy going.borderterrier05/07/2014
Track through Dalveen farm and up Dalveen Rig. With Tom Echrisbien20/03/2010
Steep but straightforward ascent from bridge over Lavern burn.agentmancuso05/05/2008
In the lead on OMM 2007 with Darren on Day 2 Medium Score. We were set off first of the day and went steeply straight up above the whole stiill waking OMM campsite to the summit which we skirted by a few metres to save a few precious seconds as not exactly on our route - so summit not ticked!Chris Pearson28/10/2007
fine shapely steep grassy hill cf Howgills. RHW23/03/2003
On Lowther round, before EMLiangparkblank
Lindsay M02/03/2019
Dave Geere21/12/2017
Martin R11/03/2017
carole engel21/09/2014
Alan Whatley16/09/2011
Colin Crawford05/03/2009
David Purchase26/07/2005
Colin Crawford03/12/2001