Name:Auchenknight Ridge
Hill number:13460
Height:224m / 735ft
Parent (Ma):1781  Cairnkinna Hill
SMC/RHB Section:27C: The Glenkens to Annandale
Donald area:Carsphairn Hills
County/UA:Dumfries and Galloway
Topographical area:SS03 Carsphairn-criffel
Catchment:Nith
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:NX 83962 97429
Summit feature:no feature: pasture
Drop:56m
Col:168m  NX832969  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 78
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 12 users)ByDate of Ascent
Adrian26/03/2024
As others from the field gate. Short walk up over sheep pastureAndrew Simmons17/09/2023
From field gate to North. Pleasant sheep pasture. Great views. With the F.C.The Captain02/06/2022
From gate to N, easy pasture.agentmancuso22/04/2022
Roadside verge parking by field gate (NX 8405 9769). Visited several 220m contours, including in the forest. HP seemed to be ~50m W of the wall, as per HB.jonglew29/01/2021
richtea504022/07/2020
Also ventured into forest east of summitajwxyzt22/07/2020
from the gate to the north, also into the woods, along track, then into both sides of the trees of dense sitka.robertphillips04/04/2019
Dave Geere21/03/2018
P at gate to N. Top W of wall - higher than spot height.chrisbien26/04/2017
Easy pasture stroll and I'd agree that the alternative possible high point is worthy of a visitColin Crawford12/12/2016
summit in open field but there is a gate leading into the forest from the west which gives easy access to a possible alternative high pointcjo25/01/2016