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Name:Hill of Goauch
Hill number:516
Height:337.2m / 1106ft
Parent (Ma):485  Mount Keen
RHB Section:07B: Braemar to Montrose
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Hump, Tump (300-399m), Submarilyn
Grid ref:NO 66307 94171
Summit feature:heathery rocky mound
Col:188.6m  NO 6331 9430  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 38 45
(1:25k) 406W
Observations:cairn near demolished tower at NO 66197 94271 (336.6m), rock in clearing at NO 66224 94207 (336.8m) & base of tree at NO 6625 9417 (336.7m) are all lower
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 39 users)ByDate of Ascent
From West past Tillylair trig.NormanW02/04/2017
From Banchory by cycle route diverting up to NO670944. Then a well worn trod followed by many possible summits at cairns, demolished and rotting tower and clearing, thanks as per current 'Observations ...'. Top of an upturned tree-root system by the ex-tower today, for my 50p.Eddie15/03/2017
Self, Peter and dog in soft snowInvicta1424/02/2017
From the west after the nice S5600 trig easy tracks and open forest....expected might by a sitka spruce horror but delightful open Caledonian pine forestvegibagger22/10/2015
MTB routesnix_snilloc14/01/2014
Dad and KarenGrah-tfun14/07/2013
With dogAlastair S05/05/2012
Solo run over Tillylair, Goauch and Scolty, back beside the Dee.amswanston01/06/2006
Strongly suspect that there is higher ground than the quoted summit.fasgadh27/11/2005
open wdld; cairn & boulder nr summit. RHW26/03/2003
Tony S03/09/2016
Martin R05/04/2016
elma spencer10/10/2015
Lindsay M09/02/2014
Janet M09/02/2014
hill walker29/12/2013
Colin Crawford23/08/2012
Alan Whatley24/06/2010
David Purchase29/06/2001