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Re: Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin

nice 1 been thinking about these two next seems the route is well marked
by McGuinness
Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin
Replies: 5
Views: 1748

perfect day for Ben Lomond and Ptarmigan ridge descent

Hi folks back out on the hills the day so decided to do Ben Lomond and it was a really nice sunny day :D So at 09.45 i started my walk from the Rowardennan car park and proceded at a steady pace up through the oak woods then through the area of cleared forestry. Once i crossed the small bridge and r...
by McGuinness
Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:55 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: perfect day for Ben Lomond and Ptarmigan ridge descent
Replies: 3
Views: 2787

Re: Ben Nevis

Well done McGuinness, not only for doing this big long slog in a very respectable time but also picking a day when there were so few people about. Twice I've up there and more than twice I've been just about black and blue with all the elbows and shoves you get from 'fellow walkers' !!! The 3-Peak ...
by McGuinness
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:59 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Ben Nevis
Replies: 5
Views: 4229

Re: Ben Nevis

I'm amazed by the number of people on the Mountain Track too. On some of your photos you can't see anyone! Well done for knocking off the big one, McG. I think the best thing about the Mountain Track is the view in front on the descent, hopefully you got plenty of that when you dropped below the clo...
by McGuinness
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:53 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Ben Nevis
Replies: 5
Views: 4229

Re: Beinn Ghlas and Ben Lawers - my first solo Munros!

congrats really nice up at Ben Lawers :D
by McGuinness
Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:59 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Beinn Ghlas and Ben Lawers - my first solo Munros!
Replies: 26
Views: 15662

Ben Nevis

Got myself another munro done this week and done Ben Nevis by the Mountain track was a good hike up and down and was amazed at how busy it was so a parked the car at the Ben Nevis inn and started my walk at 09:30 took a few photos along the way in total about 6:15 mins which a thought was ok with a ...
by McGuinness
Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:42 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Ben Nevis
Replies: 5
Views: 4229

Re: Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc

Cheers folks already done bein ghlas and Ben lawers a few weeks back so will just try An Stuc from the the lawers side
by McGuinness
Fri Aug 31, 2012 3:57 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc
Replies: 8
Views: 3510

Re: Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc

also on the descent i ran into a woman who worked for the trust who was up studying the rare alpine plants so a big thank you to her for giving me a lift in her jeep back to the lawers hotel and finished my walk at 18:15 :)
by McGuinness
Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:31 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc
Replies: 8
Views: 3510

Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc

After doing Schiehallion last week a decided to aim for a couple more so i tried to do the circuit around the lawers the day started fine and left the ben lawers hotel at 08:30 after arriving at the nature reserve i decided to asses my options and decided to go over Sron Mhor to get to Meall Greigh ...
by McGuinness
Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:28 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Meall Greigh , Meall Garbh & failed attempt at An Stuc
Replies: 8
Views: 3510

Re: 2&3 Munro Beinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers

raindog wrote:Hi McGuiness.Nice pics. Done these two earlier this year in limited visibility and snow underfoot. Good to see the views I missed!


cheers yeah was some nice views did carry on a little to have a look at An Stuc but decided just to head back and descend around Beinn Ghlas
by McGuinness
Fri Aug 03, 2012 3:56 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: 2&3 Munro Beinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers
Replies: 2
Views: 2724

2&3 Munro Beinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers

Done my second and third Munro yesterday the weather was pretty good aswell and the views were really good from the top of both the munros and so far Ben Lawers is my favourite took a few photos along the way as well http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/dazmcguinness/BeinnGhlasandBenLawers010.j...
by McGuinness
Fri Aug 03, 2012 1:21 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: 2&3 Munro Beinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers
Replies: 2
Views: 2724

cracking weather for Ben Ledi

Hi folks tackled my second hill this morning and chose Ben Ledi and the perfect weather too little hot at the start thou really nice view from the summit and a crystal clear skye nice view of ben lomond and also stirling castle visable :D http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/dazmcguinness/058-3...
by McGuinness
Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:55 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: cracking weather for Ben Ledi
Replies: 1
Views: 2819

Scarpa Manta mens walking boots Brand new uk size 9

http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/dazmcguinness/002-13.jpg http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/dazmcguinness/001-9.jpg Hi thought i would put these up if there is any intrest these are brand new mantas i bought but are a little tight on the width so need to go bigger the boots are a u...
by McGuinness
Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:33 pm
 
Forum: Gear and Equipment talk
Topic: Scarpa Manta mens walking boots Brand new uk size 9
Replies: 1
Views: 3746

Re: first munro ben chozine

Cheers folks yeah good feeling getting to the top and good training going to do a corbett this week looking at Ben ledi :)
by McGuinness
Mon Jul 02, 2012 10:37 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: first munro ben chozine
Replies: 5
Views: 2805

first munro ben chozine

first munro done yesterday thanks to the guide on here for the walk description didnt take to many photos as the camera was almost dead looking forward to the next one http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/dazmcguinness/westlifecampingkasabian472.jpg http://i1003.photobucket.com/albums/af160/daz...
by McGuinness
Sun Jul 01, 2012 10:49 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: first munro ben chozine
Replies: 5
Views: 2805
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