|Height:||558m / 1831ft|
|Parent (Ma):||1916 Ward Law|
|RHB Section:||28B: The River Tweed to the English Border|
|Donald area:||Ettrick Hills|
|County/UA:||Scottish Borders (UA)|
|Class:||Dodd (500-599m), Donald Dewey|
|Grid ref:||NT 25939 18298|
|Summit feature:||no feature: ground surrounded by trees 85m SW of cairn|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 79|
|Observations:||cairn is about 3m lower; trees affect GPS readings|
|GPS data:||show GPS entries for this hill|
N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way. Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*).
*For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.
|Logged Descriptions (logged by 16 users)||By||Date of Ascent|
|Loch of the Lowes car park at 238204 - Up SUW to 256187 & then up waymarked path to higher forest track - Along track to forest corner & then N. up concealed & debris-strewn firebreak to unmarked tussocky summit. Continued to Shepherdscleuch Rig, Cowan’s Croft & Ward Law. (S)||gerrybowes||21/06/2018|
|From Glen Cafe south of loch and up track to Peniestone Knowe. Dropped to col and up by fence then deer fence to Ward Law's large cairn. Back along fence line to Cowan's Croft then down to col and up to Shepherdscleugh Rig. Back to Captains Road (horrid) then up firebreak to Fall Law in its haven surrounded by trees. Back down to track to end of forest then up The Wiss coming down by west ridge to Tibbie Shiels Inn. Sun shone all day - great walk.||SS||21/04/2018|
|Good practice forestry here, summit area unplanted !||chalky1953||23/10/2016|
|fall law, shepherdscleuch rig, cowans croft, peniestone knowe, east muchra hill from tibbie shiels.||robertphillips||16/06/2016|
|After Shepherdscleugh Rig, Captain's Road very boggy across saddle, Then back to Wardlaw via Cowan's Croft.||RHW||14/03/2014|
|From Tibbie Shiels w Jenx, cold crisp morning, -4C. Up Southern Upland Way, cut off left to gain ridge and Wiss summit. On to Turner Cleugh by forest egde and down S slopes, to gain ridge to Ward Law. Over Shepherdscleugh Rig, detour to Fall Law then onto Cowan's Croft.||nordicstar||01/12/2012|
|From Tibbie Shiels via SUW, Captain's Road & firebreak.||agentmancuso||14/07/2012|
|Forest track from sharp bend on B709. Fall Law - Shepherdscleuch Rig (via Captains Road) - Cowan's Croft||chrisbien||27/04/2012|