Elevation

1,709 ft / 520 m

Prominence

1,187 ft / 361 m

Summits

1 summit

Top climbing months

October   100%

"Although not a hill of dramatic appearance (it is a rounded 'stone dome'), Farrmheall sits on the southern edge of the wild and windswept Cape Wrath Peninsula, the remote most northerly point on the British mainland. Farrmheall is the highest hill on that peninsula, and also the most northerly 500m hill in the British Isles. I drove round from the Stoer Peninsula through dramatic scenery, parking the car off the A 838 by a bridge on the south flank of the hill. The start of the ascent was wet and boggy, but drier conditions were to be found by heading up to a rock outcrop to the east on th" - marktrengove2, Oct 26, 2017

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