Name:Aird Callanish
Hill number:12723
Height:45m / 148ft
Parent (Ma):1577  Beinn Bhragair
SMC/RHB Section:24A: Lewis and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles]
Island:Lewis and Harris
Topographical area:LH05 Mholach-muirneag
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:NB 20904 33854
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:42m
Col:3m  NB216330  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 8 13
(1:25k) 458 459W
Observations:ground 65m N at NB 20900 33923 is lower
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 17 users)ByDate of Ascent
FCL29/05/2024
Parked in the stones car park. Walked through the standing stones then admired the large number of fences to cross! A visit to the cemetery before heading back to the stones then on to Callanish 2 and Callanish 3Buck03/02/2023
Dave McG14/09/2021
From NE, cemy car park. Both summits: N summit at NB 20900 33923 is lower, although GPS said 2m higher. Sighting N, the line of sight between them meets the main road at c30mRHW03/07/2021
Evening stroll from our Callanish apartment in lovely fading light with island views. Peaty terrain and midges.Denise 02/07/2021
Over churned up cattle pasture from road to E. Levelish grass summit, high point unmarked. Superb coastal views in warm evening light.RichardM02/07/2021
PM02/07/2021
chalky195326/09/2019
Christo197909/08/2017
Parked in the stones car park. Wandered across whilst Mrs G inspected the stones. Apparently they're 5,000 years old, didn't like to tell them they're a lot older than that! Several stock fences to cross and the grassy mound top was no reward.jonglew19/05/2017
Walked in from the road to the east with Adrian Rayner.Dugswell218/06/2016
Adrian18/06/2016
nordicstar11/09/2015
David Bell29/05/2015
Parking at cemetery at road end.jimbloomer15/09/2014
LSjohn steel31/07/2014
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