walkhighlands

Hart Fell

Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation

Hart Fell is a familiar sight above Moffat when driving along the M74. The summit is undistinguished but the ascent makes an excellent horse-shoe walk around the glen of the Blackhope Burn.


Photo ©Kevin Pollock

 You have not climbed Hart Fell.

Region: Galloway and Dumfries

Altitude: 808 metres

Users' Rating:
  • Currently 3.30/5
Rating: 3.3/5 (33 votes cast) You must be registered and signed-in to vote

Detailed route description and map

Hart Fell ridges horseshoe

Other routes and challenges

A shorter but much less interesting approach is from the west. A path leads up to the spring Hartfell Spa and can be used initially.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Dumfries and Galloway Hotels

Dumfries and Galloway B&B

Dumfries and Galloway cottages

Dumfries and Galloway hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Hart Fell

There are 1050 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Hart Fell. They have contributed 44 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  09/08/2014  9 C1
  22/09/2018  8 C2
  12/07/2014  7 C3G9S1
  07/03/2010  5 C1
  13/01/2018  4 C1G2
  22/05/2016  3 C1
  03/12/2015  3 C1
  21/12/2013  3 C3
  21/04/2018  2 C1
  04/02/2018  2 C1G1
  03/12/2017  2 C1S3
  21/05/2017  2 C3
  26/08/2016  2 C3G2
  14/08/2016  2 C1
  19/05/2015  2 C1
  03/09/2012  2 C1
  28/12/2017  1 C1
  16/11/2017  1 C1
  18/06/2016  1 C1
  21/11/2015  1 C1
  16/07/2015  1 C1
  27/06/2015  1 C1
  23/11/2014  1 C1
  15/12/2013  1 C1
  26/06/2013  1 C2
  08/04/2012  1 C1
  19/02/2012  1 C1
  01/10/2011  1 C1
  27/07/2010  1 C1
  22/08/2017  0 C1
  25/05/2017  0 C1
  19/09/2015  0 C1
  08/08/2015  0 C1
  10/04/2014  0 C3
  12/03/2014  0 C1
  26/05/2013  0 C1
  07/05/2013  0 C1
  29/03/2013  0 C1
  17/01/2013  0 C1
  25/03/2012  0 C1
  18/10/2011  0 C1
  19/03/2011  0 C1
  07/02/2011  0 C1
  15/08/2009  0 C1

Share your report for the chance to win gear every month


Share on 

Walking can be dangerous and is done entirely at your own risk. Information is provided free of charge; it is each walker's responsibility to check it and navigate using a map and compass.