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Name:Core Hill
Hill number:4986
Height:542m / 1778ft
Parent (Ma):1642  Ben Cleuch
RHB Section:26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
Donald area:Ochil Hills
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Forth
Class:Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Donald Dewey
(Hu,Tu,5,DDew)
Grid ref:NN 88606 04644
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:120m
Col:422m  NN880039  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 58
(1:25k) 366E
Observations:summit area is very flat
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 47 users)ByDate of Ascent
Ochil rambling from A823. Round of Wether, Craigentaggart, Core, BuckNE and Bald. Plenty of quad and animal tracks.Topographer5729/10/2017
From Blackford A9, Core, Craigentaggart, Wether.NormanW01/07/2017
Third of the day. Tough terrain,windy top, great views north.Play2End28/10/2016
Parked on minor rd parallel to A9 - scary junction opposite Blackford and up the obvious path to the col. Bits and pieces of 4wd track to summit. Nice views but uninspiring . On to Wether HillThearlaichdubh25/03/2016
core hill, craigentaggert hill, wether hilL, ACW from track entrance near blackford.robertphillips21/02/2016
Blackford to Alva. First (and second) hill walking expeditionbigeffindavie20/05/2013
Followed RoW from Blackford to watershed at top of Glen of Kinpauch. Ascended via Berry Hill, returned via Kinpauch hill. 11.7km, 494m ascent. Straightforward climb.TRG31804/05/2012
Along RoW from Blackford to col & up, on to Craigentaggart and Wether Hillagentmancuso07/01/2012
545m gps, rough grass. RHW25/06/2011
P at start of track W of The Strip. Up track to top of Glen of Kinpauch. Up track between fence and burn and onto summit. Back to top of G of K and onwards to Wether Hill.chrisbien02/04/2011
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