Walk dg108 Moorbrock Hill and Windy Standard from Craigengillan

Fine views though the ground can be rough


Route outline for walk dg108:

Craigengillan  -  Craigengillan Bridge  -  Galloway Forest Park  -  Polifferie Burn  -  Poldores Burn  -  Tup Knowe  -  Soms Knowe  -  Scar Knowe  -  Moorbrock Farm  -  Poltie Burn  -  Green Hill (Moorbrock)  -  Moorbrock Hill  -  Moorbrock Hill (North Top)  -  Luke's Stone  -  Keoch Rig  -  Deil's Putting Stone  -  Chapman's Cleugh  -  Windy Standard  -  Trostan Hill  -  Dugland  -  Clennoch Bothy  -  Green Hill (Moorbrock)  -  Craigengillan.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
0
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Graham
1
Graham
Murdos
0
Murdos
Donalds
2
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
2
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Windy Standard at 698m (2291ft). Windy Standard is classified as a Graham (No. 107)Windy Standard is also classified as a Donald (No. 31) and a Scottish Marilyn (534th highest in Scotland, 601st highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Moorbrock Hill at 650m (2133ft). Moorbrock Hill is classified as a Donald (No. 65).

You will also reach the summit of Keoch Rig at 611m (2005ft). Keoch Rig is known as a Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag Keoch Rig at 611m (2005ft). Keoch Rig is known as a Bridget.; Dugland at 608m (1995ft). .

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 328
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 77
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk dg108 Moorbrock Hill and Windy Standard from Craigengillan

In no particular order . . .

Some of the telecommunications mast paraphernalia on Keoch Rig

Some of the telecommunications mast paraphernalia on Keoch Rig

Photo: Mark Kissipie (179)

Looking back to Deil's Putting Stone from Chapman's Cleugh

Looking back to Deil's Putting Stone from Chapman's Cleugh

Photo: Mark Kissipie (187)

On Windy Standard wind farm

On Windy Standard wind farm

Photo: Mark Kissipie (190)

The track heading up to Moorbrock Farm

The track heading up to Moorbrock Farm

Photo: Mark Kissipie (172)

Moorbrock Hill (North Top) summit cairn

Moorbrock Hill (North Top) summit cairn

Photo: Mark Kissipie (177)

Polifferie Burn from Craigengillan Bridge with Moorbrock Hill in the distance

Polifferie Burn from Craigengillan Bridge with Moorbrock Hill in the distance

Photo: Mark Kissipie (170)

Looking back to Moorbrock Farm and Water of Ken from Moorbrock Hill

Looking back to Moorbrock Farm and Water of Ken from Moorbrock Hill

Photo: Mark Kissipie (174)

More telecommunications mast paraphernalia on Keoch Rig

More telecommunications mast paraphernalia on Keoch Rig

Photo: Mark Kissipie (182)

The buildings at Soms Knowe with Moorbrock Hill beyond

The buildings at Soms Knowe with Moorbrock Hill beyond

Photo: Mark Kissipie (173)

Moorbrock Hill from Moorbrock Hill (North Top)

Moorbrock Hill from Moorbrock Hill (North Top)

Photo: Mark Kissipie (176)


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