Name:Arrarat Hill
Hill number:13161
Height:428m / 1404ft
Parent (Ma):1682  Common Hill
RHB Section:27A: Ayr to the River Clyde
County/UA:South Lanarkshire
Catchment:Clyde
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:NS 77827 29708
Summit feature:no feature: ground SW of turbine
Drop:47m
Col:381m  NS778302  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 71
(1:25k) 328N
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 26 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Monksfoot, loop of Longhouse Hill, Arrarat Hill & Hareshaw Hill. All pretty good underfoot.Tisteln12/03/2024
From Hareshaw Hill. Straight up steep grassy slope from bridge over Monks Water. Solo.Dangerous Dave08/03/2024
Parked in the layby across from wind farm road. Used it, with just a short grass hop to arrarat. Returned to main road, short distance on that to cross the river, then used a short section of old track to reach the fence on longhouse hill, an atv has gone along the north side of this fence, which is handy as its boggy.hils08/03/2024
From old road loop at Monksfoot Bridge (NS 7877 2843). Hareshaw Hill first, then down and up to here. On to Strawberry Hill (TumpBeag), Longhouse Hill and return for a 9.5k round.jonglew02/02/2024
From A70 by Monksfoot using the wind farm road.Andrew Simmons06/01/2024
Parked in the small space opposite Monksfoot, walked east along the A70 to the gate beyond the Podowrin Burn bridge, took the zigzag track up Longhouse Hill, going through a gate and over a bwf to the summit. Down to the burn, crossing at a convenient stone, and up the WF track to Arrarat Hill's summit. Then north on the track and east across the top of the Podowrin Burn to more WF tracks and Common Hill's summit trig and summit. Back west, over the burn again and along more WEF tracks to the control centre and the track running south up Hareshaw Hill. I followed the wall from the next turbine down to the track by Monks Water. Aquatic and tussocky away from the tracks.Nick Down131/12/2022
Up the turbine track from Monksfoot on an improving weather dayhillsman31/07/2022
Clockwise circuit over Common hill with this tump plus another on return half of the circle.vegibagger24/10/2021
Longhouse Hill, Common Hill, Arrarat Hill & Hareshaw Hill from Monksfoot, using mainly turbine tracks with an occasional stretch of cross-country. 3.5 hours in total.summitter12/07/2019
Longhouse hill, arrarat hill, meikle auchinstilloch,from parking near monksfoot wind farm entrance,up the wind farm track back down the monkshead track.robertphillips09/06/2018
2nd of 5 from Monksfoot. After Longhouse straight across to windfarm track. NB the burn can be quite difficult to cross when it is full which it was today. Arrarat is adjacent to Turbine 3. There is a Viewpoint which is cheeky as the main view is of the turbines.Thearlaichdubh19/03/2017
Round of Longhouse, Arratat and Meikle Auchinstilloch from Monksfoot. Much new windfarm construction on this one. New tracks almost to the top.Colin Crawford17/09/2015
Small space across the road from Monksfoot. With Tom over Strawberry Hill to Arrarat Hill, back to road then up and down Longhouse Hill. AH top very flat LH a little less so.chrisbien08/02/2015
steep climb on way to Common HillAdrian07/11/2011
GOMLed at Monksfoot on the way up, but paid no attention. On to Common Hill, with Fiona.agentmancuso08/01/2000
Solo.MickyRoss09/07/1997
From Monksfoot, en route to Common Hill. Track, then tussocks. With Martin A, the Terrier and the F.C.The Captain30/12/1996
Gallovidian09/03/2024
49pp11/01/2022
Biggerbagger03/08/2021
chalky195324/11/2019
thenomad17/02/2019
cmac23/06/2018
3 kinnears14/05/2003
john steel16/06/2002
FionaC08/01/2000