Windy Gyle

Windy Gyle is in the Cheviots and lies astride the Border Ridge that divides Scotland and England. Russell's Cairn on the summit is believed to be a bronze age burial mound. It is also crossed by the Pennine Way.

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Region: Borders

Altitude: 619 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Windy Gyle circuit, Cheviots

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Windy Gyle



Users' walk reports for Windy Gyle

There are 438 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Windy Gyle. They have contributed 15 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  28/1/18  8 G1S1
  11/3/12  7 S1
  14/5/17  4
  13/8/17  3 G1
  22/1/12  3
  4/9/21  2
  8/10/17  2
  21/2/16  2 G1
  5/5/13  2
  11/9/19  1
  16/10/13  1
  11/1/20  0
  11/11/16  0
  23/3/16  0
  25/1/14  0

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