Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Ronas Hill

Ronas Hill - Shetland Islands
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Ronas Hill is the 7324th highest peak in the British Isles and the 4978th tallest in Scotland


450.0 m (1476 ft)


450.0 m (1476 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Oblique pink granite slab


  • Marilyn
  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Historic County Top
  • Current County/UA Top
  • Administrative County Top
  • SIB

Nearest town

Lerwick, Shetland Islands

OS map sheets

OS25: 469N (Shetland - Mainland North West)
OS50: 001 (Shetland, Yell, Unst & Fetlar)
OS50: 003 (Shetland, North Mainland)

Notes & comments

Summit is 20m WNW of trig point at HU 30525 83475 and 1m higher; large cairn 75m SSE at HU 30554 83420 is about 1.5m lower