|Name:||Hill of Couternach|
|Height:||512m / 1680ft|
|Parent (Ma):||461 Glas Maol|
|RHB Section:||07A: Braemar to Montrose|
|Class:||Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five, Yeaman|
|Grid ref:||NO356659 (est)|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 44|
(1:25k) OL53S 388S
|Change log:||show changes for this hill entry|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 37 users)||By||Date of Ascent|
|We walked from Glenprosen village up a track and turned right to start on the ridge which we walked all the way to the tower. we back tracked to not go over the road back to the village and came down at the track from the goal. very pleasant walk on a very windy day.||tallblond||25/01/2020|
|An anti-clockwise circuit of Glen Cally from the Cotgibbon Plantation. Stone tracks or ATV tracks all the way made this a quick walk, taking in The Goal (great name!), Craigs of Lethnot, Hill of Couternach, Hill of Balbae and Cairn Leith before heading onto the western slopes of Knachly and Hill of Spot then back to the road and car. 3.40hrs in all.||summitter||28/12/2019|
|parked on grass verge next to gate at 354635 the goal, craigs of lethnot, hill of couternach, hill of spott, knachly, balnaboth craig, down to track and picked up bike from the hostel for cycle back to the car.||robertphillips||15/12/2019|
|Solo. A circular walk down Glen Clova to Cortachy whilst the weather improved and then a walk back along the 'Rollercoaster Ridge'.||meltdiceburg||16/08/2019|
|After Knachly on a clockwise circuit of Glen Cally.||hill walker||23/02/2019|
|Staying at Tarabuckle cottage so this ridge was a good temptation. Pleasant views. Good track on top. Company: Jake the black lab.||iandesbottes||18/05/2017|
|Straightforward ascent from the south. There is forestry work going on in the plantation, but not on this day.||JohnW||26/10/2016|
|Parking at 366621, space for a few cars, through lovely mixed plantation (cotgibbon), then over various tops. lovely walk this even though cloud was done even this low. will do this agin. both deer fences now have walker gates.||hils||19/02/2016|
|Parked on verge before bridge (354635). Through two deer fence gates - the second wouldn't open. then a rising traverse to Sneck of Corinch. Along the track then featureless heather to a flat top||chrisbien||26/02/2011|
|heathery. from E, forest edge||RHW||24/07/2010|