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COMPLEATION on Ben Vane - M282

Compleating day - Jamie compleating 2nd round also party of 11 on hill today - Mark Jamie Jim John Faether + Sandra Janey + David Richard + Donald Beautiful weather 1030 - 1700, summit party complete with Special t shirts - cava, beer, whisky and Amaretto, homemade cake, box chocs and other niceties...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:25 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: COMPLEATION on Ben Vane - M282
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Return M na Dheiragain, Glen Affric YH - M+

Jamie and John from Glen Affric YH - 1045 to 1930. showery blustery with sunny spells. climbed to bealach and cut across corrie to ridge and long gentle ascent / walk out to summit and north top before step grassy descent to outward route and walk back to iron lodge and bikes return with wee chain i...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:10 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return M na Dheiragain, Glen Affric YH - M+
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Return Fionnlaidh-Mam Sodhail Glen Affric YH - 3M+

Jamie, John, 0945 to 2215 (12h 30m) Sunday night @ Kintail Lodge, Trekkers Lodge plus cooked bfast. cycled in from Killilan to iron lodge - 1115 walked on good track to head loch mullardoch - 1400 crossed river at ford and headed up steep grassy climb to bealach 1630 summit BF before 1700, CE by 180...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:17 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Fionnlaidh-Mam Sodhail Glen Affric YH - 3M+
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Return Ben Alder - 2M+

Jim, Jamie and I - 1030 to 1700 excellent night in bothy - breakfast black pudding, tattie scones, butteries and cheese - set off in sunshine. short leachois route this time just follow path until meet outflow of loch then quick grassy yomp to base of easy scramble. race 8 others behind me to top. A...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:56 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Ben Alder - 2M+
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Return Geal Charn @ Culra - M+

16.30-2115 - Jim, Jamie and I breakfast at Dunkeld, gas cylinder in Pitlochry, cycled in to Culra bothy, only small shower at start, whilst Fife soaked. Bagged bothy berth to ourselves and went for a teatime walk. Lancet edge and on summit by 7pm, good views and scramble down to bealach and return v...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:42 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Geal Charn @ Culra - M+
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Return Beinn Bhudhe - M+

Jamie, Jan, Jim, John today - 1100 to 1915 breakfast of kippers/eggs benedict at loch fyne oyster bar. Cycled in to glorious day on hills. Plenty of lazing in the sun - 3 good breaks (1hr on summit) Jamie and Jim added 2nd summit for wee circuit. Lots of folk about, Chippy in Arrochar to end day and...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:37 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Beinn Bhudhe - M+
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Return Schiehallion - now every month year - M+

1020-1505 - Jamie, JC today - set off 8am and bfast at Perth McDs - Ballinluig next time... Winter fun beckoned, path icy with good covering snow from car park hill busy, 30+ folf, and some good views on summit, thawing on descent. Excellent path these days courtesy of john muir trust. JC surpasses ...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:33 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Schiehallion - now every month year - M+
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Hogmanay Return Ben Challum - M+

10-1615 Steph, Hayley and Helen expedition so tag along - forecast good, turns out to bre bit of an understatement. Park just over river by diabetic horse!. Meet Audrey Litterick in jeep - S/C cottage and climbing in Glen Coe. Head up past priory ruins and follow fence over solid/icy ground but only...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:27 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Hogmanay Return Ben Challum - M+
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Return Macdui - 2M+

1040-2100 Jamie, Jim, John out and about, 2 cars + bikes. Left Dunfermline 7am, hearty breakfast at Spittal Glenshee hotel, watched rain pouring down eventually set off from Linn o'Dee at 1040. Cycle into derry lodge 1115, walk up glen luibeg to base sron riach ridge 1230. 1st snow of year, lots Sno...
by St Pedro
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:56 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Macdui - 2M+
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Penultimate outing - Bidean Nam Bian - M280-281

Jamie, John Jim and I, set off 1015 return 1815. Bfast at Crianlarich station tearoom, excellent scones, plus bonus black pudding swap on fry up. Damp and Dreich all day, no real rain just low cloud and moisture, however spirits good as glad to be out on hills together. Lost valley approach to beala...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:15 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Penultimate outing - Bidean Nam Bian - M280-281
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Return Sgorr Dhearg, Ballachulish - M+ (LW)

Team outing - 4Js, set off 1045 from Ballachulish via N ridge of Sgorr Bhan 947m. vertical ascent via heather eventually meets path visible from cottage. hit snow line around 600m and good route to summit and views of impressive cornice. JC and I return to car via ascent route 4pm. 3Js bag both munr...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:02 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Return Sgorr Dhearg, Ballachulish - M+ (LW)
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Beinn Sguilard - M279 (LW)

Jerry and I, Jamie/Derek skiing in Glen Coe today Thursday outing on lads week 2008. weather mixed, driven snow, sunshine etc. Plenty of snow on the ridge, no one else in evidence. 30 min drive round to Connel bridge and battle blizzard to 500m top then sun appears as traverse snow and 3 tops to rea...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:51 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Beinn Sguilard - M279 (LW)
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Beinn Fhionnlaidh - M278 (LW)

Jamie, Jerry, Derek and I. Glen Etive Inverchornan approach thro. forest on good track for 2 miles. Cross burns on rusty corrugated iron bridges and follow interesting cleft to 500m shoulder. Path ascends then traverses to snowy 800m bealach with fence posts.Snow and small cornices on summit ridge g...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:42 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Beinn Fhionnlaidh - M278 (LW)
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3rd time Wee Bookle M+ (LW)

Jerry and I - 1200 to 1615 (NO STOB DUBH SUMMIT for me) Head up from bee hive cairn, 2 other groups of 2 on the hill take constructed path/stair to bealach and easy ascent via rocks to summit in less than 2 hours lunch back at bealach and head up icy/snow slopes to top and ridge traverse only 1 ice ...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:37 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: 3rd time Wee Bookle M+ (LW)
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Sgor na h-Ulaidh - M277 (LW)

Jamie and I today. We leave car in Glen Etive Glen Coe approach (farmer threats punch up at drop off by Jim/Mark) headed up good track into corrie past Chalets + B&Bs, nice approach to 600m bealach and snowy views. Then fun and adrenaline kicked in as had to use ice axe properly for the first ti...
by St Pedro
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:23 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Sgor na h-Ulaidh - M277 (LW)
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