Arthur's Seat, Scotland

Prominence: 174 m, 570 ft

Elevation: 251 meters, 823 feet

True Isolation: 6.93 km, 4.31 mi
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)55° 56' 38'' N, 3° 9' 42'' W
55.944015, -3.161609 (Dec Deg)
489906 E 6199860 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionEdinburgh City

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     Marilyns of Great Britain (Rank #1207)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 264
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 239)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-05 by Scott Cockrell
     2004-06-12 by Chris MacDonald
     2010-11-19 by Peter Stone
     2013-03-02 by Lee Newton
     2013-06-30 by Julie Dufault
     2013-07-08 by James E. Tetazoo, III (GPS Track)
     2013-08-31 by Alex Houpt
     2013-09-04 by Edmarc Hedrick (GPS Track)
     2014-09-23 by Tim Hagan (GPS Track)
     2014-12-30 by Chris MacDonald
     2015-01-03 by Chris MacDonald
     2015-05-10 by Craig Burkhart
     2015-05-23 by Craig Burkhart (GPS Track)
     2015-06-19 by Matt Varney (GPS Track)
     2016-08-05 by Rickard Colliander
     2017-06-17 by Sandy Lara
     2017-06-24 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2017-07-24 by David Darby
     2017-08-13 by David Bridges
     2018-04-05 by Northern Wayfarer
     2018-06-07 by Dan Hildebrand
     2018-06-24 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2018-09-12 by Robert Murray
     2018-12-30 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2019-04-05 by Nick Down

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Arthur's Seat, Holyrood Park, Edinburgh (June 1989). Photo by Joseph Hirniak.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 174 m/570 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 174 m/570 ft
  Key Col: 77 m/253 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 6.93 km/4.31 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 55.8867, -3.205
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Caerketton Hill  (SSW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: Southern Scotland-Isle of Man
Range5: Firth of Forth-English Border
Drainage BasinsFirth of Forth
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
IslandGreat Britain
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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