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Tinto

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Region: Glasgow, Ayrshire, Lanark

Altitude: 711 metres

Rank: 77th

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Summary

Within easy reach of the cities of the central belt and with an isolated position away from the other Border's hills, Tinto is an extremely popular and straightforward hill. The usual route is from a car park near Thankerton but there is also a more challenging route from the south. The summit has a huge bronze age cairn and commands superb views.

Detailed route description and map

Tinto: the usual route from the north

Tinto via the more challenging Wiston route

There are 2727 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Tinto. They have contributed 58 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
  12/07/2014  8 C3G9S1
  15/01/2013  6 G1
  01/01/2016  5 G1
  12/05/2019  4 G1
  25/03/2016  4 G3
  22/02/2011  4 G1
  22/05/2017  3 G1S1
  26/02/2012  3 G1
  21/05/2019  2 G1
  26/03/2019  2 G1
  19/11/2016  2 G1
  29/11/2015  2 G1
  29/04/2012  2 G1
  11/05/2011  2 G1
  25/06/2019  1 G1
  22/10/2017  1 G1S4
  25/02/2017  1 G1
  30/06/2016  1 G1
  28/02/2016  1 G1
  14/02/2016  1 G2
  30/09/2015  1 G1
  14/08/2015  1 G1
  15/03/2015  1 G1
  17/09/2014  1 G1
  14/08/2012  1 G1
  11/01/2012  1 G1
  10/05/2011  1 G1
  30/10/2010  1 G1S1
  04/07/2010  1 G1
  23/02/2019  0 G1
  20/12/2017  0 G1
  27/09/2016  0 G1
  30/07/2016  0 G1
  09/04/2015  0 G1
  19/07/2014  0 G1
  05/07/2014  0 G1
  19/04/2014  0 G1
  04/03/2014  0 G1
  02/03/2014  0 G1
  05/10/2013  0 G1
  17/08/2013  0 G1
  08/06/2013  0 G1
  20/04/2013  0 G1
  27/10/2012  0 G1
  06/10/2012  0 G1
  22/01/2012  0 G1
  29/04/2011  0 G1
  23/04/2011  0 G1
  23/01/2011  0 G1
  02/01/2011  0 G1
  02/01/2011  0 G1
  25/09/2010  0 G1
  24/07/2010  0 G1
  29/05/2010  0 G1
  05/05/2010  0 G1
  01/01/2010  0 G1
  01/12/2009  0 G1
  20/05/2009  0 G1

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