Name:Hill of Stemster
Hill number:9864
Height:128m / 420ft
Parent (Ma):1150  Morven
SMC/RHB Section:16C: Tongue to Wick and Helmsdale
Topographical area:HN03 Morven-scaraben
Catchment:Thurso, Catchment Boundaries
Watershed:Land's End to John o' Groats, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Tump (100-199m)
Grid ref:ND 17426 62585
Summit feature:ancient cairn
Col:98m  ND177635  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 11 12
(1:25k) 451W
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 11 users)ByDate of Ascent
Road from Stemster goes most of the way up.Tisteln14/02/2024
Drove upStueyB03/11/2023
Seventh & Final TuMP summmit of day at dusk. Tarmac road to within 50 0 metres of summit.vegibagger29/09/2022
Silly approach from the north over lots of very rough pasture. Trig and nearby high point.Colin Crawford25/07/2022
From the NW on the track from Achingills. Skylark, yellowhammer, sparrowhawk. Now I'm going to wax lyrical on the views: Scarabens, Morven, Maiden Pap, Smean, Knockfin, Ben Dorrery, Bens Griam, Ben Loyal, Ben Hope, Pentland Firth, Thurso, Dunnet Head, Orkney, Olrig Hill and the North Sea.David Bremner20/02/2021
From SE.jimbloomer23/05/2019
Fenced off man made reservoir looks about 1 foot or so higher than natural summitArctica03/02/2015
First bag from Helmsdale Marhofn (I did get out of the car)GordonAdshead08/06/2014