Wideford Hill (Mainland Orkney)

Just west of Kirkwall, Wideford Hill has a road right up to the summit - a fine viewpoint. On its western slopes is a magnificent example of a chambered cairn - the interior accessible by ladder.

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Region: Orkney

Altitude: 225 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Wideford Hill and Cairn from Kirkwall

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Wideford Hill (Mainland Orkney)

Users' walk reports for Wideford Hill (Mainland Orkney)

There are 220 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Wideford Hill (Mainland Orkney). 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  3/8/23  1 S1
  11/5/22  1 S1
  29/7/15  1 S1
  17/3/21  0 S1
  21/6/18  0 S1
  31/5/18  0 S1
  25/11/16  0 S1

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