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Ben Alligin

Ben Alligin


Postby railton22 » Thu Sep 09, 2010 3:08 pm

Munros included on this walk: Sgurr Mor (Beinn Alligin), Tom na Gruagaich (Beinn Alligin)

Date walked: 30/08/2010

Time taken: 6 hours

Distance: 10 km

Ascent: 1129m

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A fantastic double Munro followed by some tricky scrambling over the horns.
We made a first attempt on 29th Aug, but it was so windy when we got to the summit of Tom na Gruagaich that we turned back - or were blown back more accurately! Bitterly cold wind, with a bit of sleet too. We tried again the next day....and succeeded. Brilliant day, amazing climb, especially on the horns. Best walk to date.
First attempt: Tom na Gruagaich Sarah (6), David (6) , Alice (3) and Sam (4)
Second attempt: Tom na Gruagaich and Sgurr Mor, S, D and S
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Re: Ben Alligin

Postby skuk007 » Thu Sep 09, 2010 7:39 pm

Any pictures?
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