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Name:Fall Law
Hill number:7375
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
Col:516m  NT259179  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 79
(1:25k) 330
Observations:cairn is about 3m lower; trees affect GPS readings
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 16 users)ByDate 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)gerrybowes21/06/2018
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.SS21/04/2018
Good practice forestry here, summit area unplanted !chalky195323/10/2016
fall law, shepherdscleuch rig, cowans croft, peniestone knowe, east muchra hill from tibbie shiels.robertphillips16/06/2016
After Shepherdscleugh Rig, Captain's Road very boggy across saddle, Then back to Wardlaw via Cowan's Croft.RHW14/03/2014
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.nordicstar01/12/2012
From Tibbie Shiels via SUW, Captain's Road & firebreak.agentmancuso14/07/2012
Forest track from sharp bend on B709. Fall Law - Shepherdscleuch Rig (via Captains Road) - Cowan's Croftchrisbien27/04/2012
Dave Geere17/09/2016
Rambling Ray08/05/2016
carole engel10/10/2015
David Purchase07/08/2009
Colin Crawford31/07/2008