Windy Standard

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Region: Dumfries and Galloway

Altitude: 698 metres

Rank: 107th

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


The well-named Windy Standard was once a remote hill to the northeast of the Cairnsmore of Carsphairn. Today the summit area and much of its slopes to the northwest are covered with the turbines of a large wind-farm.

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There are 274 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Windy Standard. 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.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  06/11/2016  6 G2
  03/10/2017  4 C2G6S1
  19/06/2013  4 C1G2
  14/09/2019  3 C1G2
  10/08/2017  3 G1
  04/12/2016  3 G2
  03/06/2017  2 C1G2
  01/08/2016  2 G1
  10/01/2016  2 G1
  26/06/2020  1 G1
  19/06/2016  1 G1
  20/04/2014  1 G1
  20/05/2017  0 G1
  12/02/2012  0 G1
  18/09/2011  0 G1

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