Colt Hill

Region: Dumfries and Galloway

Altitude: 598 metres

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Colt Hill is not far east of the Southern Upland Way and can be visited by a detour. Its summit is distinguished by one of the Striding Arches sculptures by Andy Goldsworthy.

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Colt Hill Striding Arch, from Cairnhead


There are 93 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Colt Hill. They have contributed 7 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
  31/08/2019  2 S1
  16/06/2019  2 S1
  06/09/2020  1 S19
  29/04/2013  1 S2
  08/07/2012  1 S1
  05/06/2012  1 S2
  30/06/2012  0 S1

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