Askival

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Askival
Askival.jpg
Askival from the path between Kinloch and Dibidil
Elevation 812 m (2,664 ft)
Prominence 812 m (2,664 ft)Ranked 33rd in British Isles
Parent peak none - HP Rùm
Listing Marilyn, Corbett
Translation Ash tree mountain (Norse)
Pronunciation /ˈæskɨvɑːl/
Location
Askival is located in Highland
Askival
Askival
Rùm, Scotland
OS grid NM393952
Coordinates 56°58′27″N 6°17′30″W / 56.97424°N 6.29168°W / 56.97424; -6.29168Coordinates: 56°58′27″N 6°17′30″W / 56.97424°N 6.29168°W / 56.97424; -6.29168
Topo map OS Landranger 39

Askival is the highest mountain on the island of Rùm, located 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) south of the town of Kinloch, Scotland. It is often climbed as part of a full traverse of the Rùm Cuillin, a rocky range of hills in the south east corner of Rùm, of which Askival is the highest.

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