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Region: Galloway and Dumfries
Altitude: 807 metres
Carlin's Cairn is the first summit on the north ridge of the Corbett Corserine. The cairn itself is prehistoric but legend attributes it to one Carlin, a Miller's wife, who aided Robert the Bruce whilst he was a fugitive in the area.
Detailed route description and map
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There are 180 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Carlin's Cairn. They have contributed 16 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.
|Rhinns Of Kells from Forrest Lodge||mattmunro||21/04/2011||7||C1|
|Corserine and Pals||Gordie12||10/09/2016||4||C1|
|Whinnds of Squellch||iangpark||12/08/2017||3||C1|
|Meaul, Louise Wood and a green hill sub||weaselmaster||04/06/2017||3||C1S1|
|A traverse of the Rhinns of Kells||foggieclimber||26/09/2012||3||C1|
|In the land of the 'long' grass||Fife Flyer||13/10/2016||2|
|Sunny but hazy||rockhopper||20/03/2016||2|
|Corserine & The Rhinns of Kells||Johnny Corbett||27/04/2013||2||C1|
|Rhinns of Kells||dunrig||27/04/2013||2||C1|
|Crossing the Folk Burn||Jaywizz||15/08/2017||1||C1|
|Carlin's Cairn, Corserine and the Rhinns of Kells||SecretSquirrel||11/04/2016||1||C1|
|14 Easter Donalds...and my 1000th SIMM||weaselmaster||28/03/2016||1||G2|
|First report: Easter overnighter in the Galloway Hills||robmayor||13/05/2014||1||C3|
|Carlin's Cairn and even a blue sky day to remember||desmondo1||29/10/2017||0||C1|
|The Rhinns of Hell||nxmjm||10/10/2010||0||C1|