Cairnsgarroch facts for kids
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|Elevation||659 m (2,162 ft)|
|Prominence||105 m (344 ft)|
|English translation||possibly Scottish Gaelic: Rough Hill|
|Location||Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland|
|Parent range||Rhinns of Kells, Galloway Hills, Southern Uplands|
|OS grid||NX 51554 91353|
|Topo map||OS Landranger 77|
Cairnsgarroch is a hill in the Rhinns of Kells, a sub-range of the Galloway Hills range, part of the Southern Uplands of Scotland. Really one of approximately six satellites of the main ridge, it is usually climbed as a detour. Ascents starting from Garryhorn or Forrest Estate near Carsphairn are the most common, often as part of a complete traverse of the ridge.
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