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Region: Dumfries and Galloway
Altitude: 698 metres
Summit view: Open virtual summit
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 222 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Windy Standard. They have contributed 13 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.
|Bright and sunny but a little breezy||rockhopper||06/11/2016||5||G2|
|Big Days in Galloway||weaselmaster||03/10/2017||4||C2G6S1|
|New Cumnock to Carsphairn||dunrig||19/06/2013||4||C1G2|
|More Turbines for Windy Standard||McMole||10/08/2017||3||G1|
|Carsphairn to New Cumnock||iangpark||03/06/2017||2||C1G2|
|Four out of Five ain't bad||Fife Flyer||04/12/2016||2||G2|
|Trying Time at Carsphairn||weaselmaster||10/01/2016||2||G1|
|Windy Standard & Alhang||rob munbett||01/08/2016||1||G1|
|Handrail Day for Fathers Day - Claggy, Rainy, Windy Standard||SecretSquirrel||19/06/2016||1||G1|
|Windy Standard & Moorbrook Hill from Glen Afton||Johnny Corbett||20/04/2014||1||G1|
|Whats that on the horizon ? Another wind-farm||jim hutcheson||20/05/2017||0||G1|
|Windy Standard in the Snow||nxmjm||12/02/2012||0||G1|
|A day in the clouds.||kmsharp||18/09/2011||0||G1|