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Name:Pole Hill
Hill number:5000
Height:288m / 945ft
Parent (Ma):1670  King's Seat
RHB Section:26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m)
(Hu,Tu,2)
Grid ref:NO 19562 26054
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:105m
Col:183m  NO205278  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 53 58
(1:25k) 380W
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 58 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From the road junction to the west. Missed a path and almost reached Arnbathie. Then south to the edge of the crags, west until a path down appeared. At the base, west again to where the Goddens track crosses the burn.Pete R09/02/2019
Very easy up from high point on road. With B and R.jenx11/11/2018
Easy parking at roadside to NE w Jenx and Bryhernordicstar11/11/2018
From road to Shanty. Misty, but occasional partial weather windows through which views were good.ger04/09/2017
From gate on Kilspjndie Road, over stiles to Trig summit. Smashing views.summitter20/08/2017
Via Shien Hill.Chris Peart23/05/2017
Solo trip. Surrounded by dog-proof fences (unless you can lift your dog over the baebed wire).Invicta1403/05/2017
From good space for parking by gate at road summit above Evelick (GR: 197265). I followed the fence, accessed through the gate and along a track shown on the map, that runs roughly SE then turns SW, finding a plank across a very boggy dip and stiles over the barbed wire fence. With a trod through the heather and fine views over the Firth of Tay, this was a nice way to spend half an hour, albeit on an unassuming hillpwheeler25/03/2017
Parked at 197265. Stiles over BW fences at 19606 26281.NormanW18/03/2017
Cool sunny breezy day, unexpectedly met Smudge and joined him for ascent. En route to Shetland in new car.Denise 17/04/2016
Perth Airport to Scone. Chance meeting with Richard & Denise Mclellan before starting along track from NO166261 which turned out to lack continuity (fence climbing required) after Shien Hill.Smudge17/04/2016
Approach by wet and indistinct farm tracks from the W then grassy field to summit topped by trig point on grassy mound / tumulus? Unexpected company of Smudge having met him setting off from the road.RichardM17/04/2016
From high point on minor road to the east.robertphillips15/11/2015
Gate,stile then trig on sunny afternoon.Dugswell229/07/2015
Cracking day for a pair of HuMPs and a few wee ones too.Alex C11/04/2015
skylarksclashcityrocker26/05/2013
From near high point of road to E. Gate into field. Aim for top left hand corner - small stile over fence. Summit "fence" marked on OS 1:25K map looks like an old ditch around the summmit - which looks man-made too.Minto19/11/2011
Short ascent from the road. There is a stile on the top left hand side of the field that gets you on to the moor. Great views, as usual for the Sidlaws.fasgadh25/07/2010
Lots of cars parked on the road - remote control plane outing.chrisbien01/05/2010
Climbed on way to Linlithgow from mum and dad's. Parked on road to Kilspindie and walked short distance to trigged summit.Skerryvore13/10/2008
rough pasture, nice summit, fine view. from NE, park briefly in passing place RHW15/04/2006
From high point to NE.agentmancuso27/05/2005
No idea the date.Topographer5715/07/1994
Adrian15/08/2018
Crumblie229/06/2018
Oik14/03/2018
duchally21/02/2017
Andrew Simmons18/02/2017
Ken_Stewart16/03/2016
WOORSIE01/02/2016
Martin R23/01/2016
IainT05/10/2015
Aqyx25/04/2015
mae10/02/2015
Janet M14/12/2014
iaindbrown02/12/2014
hils25/09/2014
Campbell Singer29/07/2014
Alan Whatley12/03/2014
Tricky02/03/2013
Kiltie23/11/2012
russell6104/03/2012
PM08/01/2012
bjewing03/09/2011
hillhunter22/08/2011
richtea504028/02/2011
thelonious26/02/2011
neilsan24/02/2011
chalky195316/12/2010
Colin Crawford15/07/2010