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Mount Keen

After a long lay off I finally got back into the hills yesterday Wednesday 30th of August. Mount Keen was the target. The walk into the hill is fairly long and flat following a made path all the way. As you start to climb the path continues making this a very easy Munro to navigate. [img] [img]https...
by Grstrachan
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:29 am
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Mount Keen
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Views: 441

A first venture into the Drummochter hills

I pass these mountains almost every week on the train and finally took the plunge to head off into the pass on my own, With the aim to get up, round and home for mid- afternoon I set off from home at 05:00, arriving in the empty layby at 06:15. Off I went following the directions religiously up into...
by Grstrachan
Sun Sep 18, 2016 1:03 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: A first venture into the Drummochter hills
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Views: 1364

Schiehallion conquered.

A thoroughly enjoyable climb through some testing conditions. First Munro in the snow and I have to say it made this a really superb day out. P1000211 (640x480).jpg P1000183 (640x480).jpg P1000189 (640x480).jpg P1000219 (640x480).jpg Unfortunately no summit photos as the cloud closed in and the wind...
by Grstrachan
Mon Mar 07, 2016 9:31 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Schiehallion conquered.
Replies: 1
Views: 1592

Ben Mayer & Ben Driesch #1&2

The opening Munros of my bagging career chosen due to locality and ease of climbing. An early start from the Glen Clova car park got me away before the crowds. Setting off at 08:00 in nice dry clear weather. The initial part of the walk through forestry tracks is pleasant and easy but the main highl...
by Grstrachan
Tue Oct 20, 2015 7:43 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Ben Mayer & Ben Driesch #1&2
Replies: 0
Views: 570

Munro #3

As this is still the start of my Munro bagging I opted for the fairly local easier Ben Chonzie. Set off on foot at 08:00 up past the dam. Weather was dry not too windy and clear. The fairly boring path ascended and didn't really give many views but needs must. When on to the climb beyond the path th...
by Grstrachan
Tue Oct 20, 2015 7:29 pm
 
Forum: Walk reports - Scotland
Topic: Munro #3
Replies: 0
Views: 282

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