Climbs 1
Rocktype UNKNOWN
Altitude 601m a.s.l
Faces N

Hill features

At 601m / 1972ft the hill just falls short of the magical 2,000ft mark but falls into the following category lists: Hump, Simm, Dewey, Donald Dewey


Summit of this hill

This summit is listed in The Twelve Simms of Northumberland, Deweys (England) hill lists.

This summit has been climbed in 18 logbooks.

Approach notes

The Hill is on the border ridge between England and Scotland and it can be approached from the College Valley and up the Hen Hole. Its summit forms part of the Pennine Way so any access onto the Pennine Way will lead you to the summit.

From Kirk Yetholm via the Penine Way approx. 9 miles there and back.

Sourhope to summit and back approx. 6.6 miles

From Langleeford via the Cheviot is approx. 15.5 miles round trip

Hethpool directly to the summit is approx. 10.5 miles there and back

Mounthooly YHA via the hen hole and Cheviot then a more direct route back is approx. 9.5 miles

Mounthooly YHA direct to summit and back is just short of 3 miles.

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Summits, Scrambles, and Easy Climbs on this hill

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