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Name:Hound Hillock
Hill number:6141
Height:518.2m / 1700ft
Parent (Ma):496  Mount Battock
RHB Section:07B: Braemar to Montrose
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen), Catchment Boundaries, North Esk
Watershed:Aberdeen Bay
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
(Tu,5,HF)
Grid ref:NO 62128 79258
Summit feature:no feature: heather
Drop:30.9m
Col:487.3m  NO 6109 7763  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 45
(1:25k) 396
Observations:col is on an elevated track which probably covers the natural position
Survey:Leica RX1250
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 19 users)ByDate of Ascent
On way from Sturdy Hill to Cairn o'Mount. Easy going.Alan Moore25/07/2018
A track all the way from Clatterin Brig. Rather disappointing Deer Dyke - I expected something grander.summitter20/04/2018
From Viewpoint car park near top of Cairn o' Mount. Solo. After reaching Whitehills continued to Hound Hillock. At a fence junction a little before the top there is a track coming in from the SE which has seen a lot of work in recent times. Went NW a short way before taking the branch that goes SW. This has also seen a lot of work. Left track to reach trig point and then the highest point which is NW of the trig. Nothing to mark highest point and it is rather flat ground so can't be sure where exactly the highest point is. Continued to Meluncart.pwbellarby18/07/2017
KarenGrah-tfun27/05/2012
With Alex HiltonRobF06/03/2011
see log on TrigpointingUK.com. RHW24/05/2009
gary198124/03/2019
Ledi24/03/2019
thelonious08/12/2018
hill walker07/07/2018
Lindsay M17/06/2018
alda26/01/2018
chalky195318/04/2016
elma spencer31/03/2016
Colin Crawford21/05/2015
Ibex09/02/2014
JA06/10/2011
ajwxyzt26/03/2011
Bob6722/03/2010