Colt Hill

Colt Hill - Dumfries and Galloway
© Chris Wimbush and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Colt Hill is the 3841st highest peak in the British Isles and the 2934th tallest in Scotland


598.0 m (1962 ft)


243.0 m (797 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature: 20m ENE of trig point


Nearest town

Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway

OS map sheets

OS50: 077 (Dalmellington & New Galloway, Galloway Forest Park)
OS25: 328S (Sanquhar & New Cumnock)

Notes & comments

Ground about 30cm higher than trig point: 4m sandstone 'striding arch' near summit