Colt Hill

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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Region: Dumfries and Galloway

Altitude: 598 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Colt Hill Striding Arch, from Cairnhead

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Dumfries and Galloway Hotels

Dumfries and Galloway B&B

Dumfries and Galloway Cottages

Dumfries and Galloway Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Colt Hill

Users' walk reports for Colt Hill

There are 112 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Colt Hill. They have contributed 8 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
  16/6/19  3 S1
  31/8/19  2 S1
  22/3/21  1 S1
  6/9/20  1 S19
  29/4/13  1 S2
  8/7/12  1 S1
  5/6/12  1 S2
  30/6/12  0 S1

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