The Wiss

The Wiss - Scottish Borders
© Walter Baxter and licensed for reuse under this Licence

The Wiss is the 3974th highest peak in the British Isles and the 3013th tallest in Scotland


589.0 m (1932 ft)


170.0 m (558 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Trig point


Nearest town

Peebles, Scottish Borders

OS map sheets

OS50: 073 (Peebles, Galashiels & Selkirk, Tweed Valley)
OS25: 330 (Moffat & St Mary's Loch)
OS25: 337 (Peebles & Innerleithen)

Notes & comments

Ground 15m WSW at NT 26440 20615 is about 5cm lower; flush bracket 30cm above base of trig point