Muckle Head (Balta)

Area:Shetland - North East
County:Shetland Islands
Country:Scotland
Located on:Mono Tump island
Classification:Tump
Height:44m
Maps:470(N) Explorer or 1 Landranger
Grid Ref:HP662080         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:boulder 100m S of trig point
Notes:knolls NW and NE of trig point are probably lower
Daylight:dawn 04:26, sunrise 05:18, sunset 20:56, dusk 21:48



view on a bigger map


If you've walked up this hill already why not log on or register and record your walk?

If you need accommodation we have details of 1 properties offering rooms near Muckle Head (Balta). Here are some examples:


WalkLakes recognises that hill walking, or walking in the mountains, is an activity with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.