Elevation (feet): 2,320
Elevation (meters): 707
Continent: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
Range/Region: Scottish Highlands
Latitude: 55.591944
Longitude: -3.662778
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Nearest major airport: Glasgow
Convenient Center: Lanark

Thanks to Bill and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Large Rounded Hill

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 4 trip reports for Tinto.

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  • Log #22128 - by siobhann2606 on Feb 01, 2011
    Relatively easy walk to the summit which by the time I got there was covered by fog. There was a layer of snow and Ice on the top 1/4 but still easy to climb. Just remember the gloves and a hat...
  • Log #21182 - by Kevin on Feb 08, 2008
    Excellent wee hill in it's own way. Did it with a friend on an incredibly sunny day (not even hot, it was October the next day!) with great views all around. The summits a bit of a mess with all...
  • Log #18756 - by mark richardson on Feb 15, 2005
    It was an exuasting climb as I have never been up such a large hill before, but well worth it when i got to the top.WOW.
  • Log #16161 - by E on Apr 23, 2003
    On Tinto's tap there is a tit! Glasgow's big but Biggar's bigger! Head towards the Hillend ski centre, following signs for Biggar Airport. Stop for a pint, take shoes off and run up to the top. A...