Name:Hoole Hill SW Top
Hill number:12894
Height:277m / 909ft
Parent (Ma):1670  King's Seat
SMC/RHB Section:26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
County/UA:Perth and Kinross
Topographical area:HE15 Craigowl-turin
Catchment:Tay
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:NO 22167 30517
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:30m
Col:247m  NO222307  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 53
(1:25k) 380W
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 28 users)ByDate of Ascent
Found a wee parking spot by some rocks just NNW of the B953/Collace Rd junction. Crossed the B953 to a field gate then SSE direction over a field and two more gates onto the heathery dome of Hill of Franklyden. Headed NE from summit down to another gate and across a field and further gate just before Hoole Hill SW Top. NE once again, and over a deer fence to the forestry track in Pitmiddle Wood. Followed track until ENE of summit, where a fire break gives access to the top - just a few fallen trees to clamber over/skirt around. Once back on track headed to the B953 and along road to waiting car.summitter19/12/2023
Parked on verge near end of track to Hoole Farm. Very straighforward walk. Snow threatening.Crumblie229/11/2023
From the parking spot opposite The Little House, up track towards Woodwell. Gate on R to Craighead. Diagonally across fields & onto track N of Woodwell. Through sparse gorse to Kinnaird Hill. Track to N & across to Pitmiddle Wood track at 227304. Hoole Hill climbed easily from E & down to N. Loads of breaks in mature forest. Hoole Hill SW top by crossing board walk N end of Loch. Tracks, field crossing & short climb to Hill of Franklyden. South to pick up track near non existent reservoir & back via Woodwell. Grand morning out.Lynnebe01/05/2023
Bike from Blairgowrie. Cycled up Hoole house track and round all three hills, then out by Franklydenbertbarnett12309/06/2020
With Steve T. From the minor road.Play2End07/11/2019
3 tump round hill of franklyden, hoole hill SW top, hoole hill, parked approx 200m east of t junction on grass verge next to a gate.robertphillips02/02/2019
Parking very awkward as almost every possibility has no parking signs or blocking boulders. I squeezed in next to a field gateway west of Tullach Ard. Then a similar route to others. The summit tracks are very rough indeed but the trees are open. Lacking a compass, I reached open ground to the south west with a mix of dead reconing and luck. The west top was a stroll then I descended past HooleColin Crawford26/10/2017
SW from Hoole Hill through trees to track. Unmarked track leads SW across SE end of loch towards the track over Hoole SW. Onwards to Kinnaird Hill.Minto12/08/2017
From Franklyden, directly through fields to summit, then on to main top.NormanW09/08/2017
From HH. Gate E side of little lochan. Stopped by bull from getting to Kinnaird.chrisbien12/02/2017
By bike from road, good track all the way to Hill of Kinnaird.clashcityrocker03/06/2015
With alda. 4 of 32.Lindsay M29/05/2015
Trivial. 4 of 32.alda29/05/2015
From Franklyden to Hoole. Several gates and fence scrambles. HP in middle of field containing a large flock of pregnant ewes.Topographer5708/03/2015
On a circuit from Hill of Franklyden. Summit in region of NO2216930518.richtea504002/02/2015
Tony S08/01/2023
hill walker08/05/2022
Tricky25/10/2020
daviemore03/06/2020
tsmart07/03/2020
duchally27/11/2017
Rod M21/11/2017
Oik04/10/2017
WOORSIE04/06/2017
Ken_Stewart13/03/2017
Aqyx25/04/2015
fasgadh08/02/2015
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