Windy Standard

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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Region: Dumfries and Galloway

Altitude: 698 metres

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Windy Standard



Users' walk reports for Windy Standard

There are 310 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Windy Standard. They have contributed 17 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
  6/11/16  7 G2
  3/10/17  4 C2G6S1
  19/6/13  4 C1G2
  14/9/19  3 C1G2
  10/8/17  3 G1
  3/6/17  3 C1G2
  4/12/16  3 G2
  1/8/16  2 G1
  10/1/16  2 G1
  26/6/20  1 G1
  19/6/16  1 G1
  20/4/14  1 G1
  22/4/21  0 G2
  22/10/20  0 G2
  20/5/17  0 G1
  12/2/12  0 G1
  18/9/11  0 G1

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