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Name that Corrie!

Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby FraserHughes » Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:37 pm

HalfManHalfTitanium wrote:
Chris Mac wrote:Ok, I've not been there yet but will try another guess at Coire na Garbhlaich of Ben Eunich, based on proximity and looking a bit similar on the map to what I see in the photo?


Having recently been up Ben Eunaich, I see the resemblance - but this hill is a bit smaller - and it is even closer to Ben Lui. It is best known, I think, for a waterfall and a controversial planning decision!

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Coire na Saobhaidhe on Beinn Chuirn then? Eas Anie being the waterfall (and much sort after winter climb when frozen)?
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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby HalfManHalfTitanium » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:43 am

FraserHughes wrote:
HalfManHalfTitanium wrote:
Chris Mac wrote:Ok, I've not been there yet but will try another guess at Coire na Garbhlaich of Ben Eunich, based on proximity and looking a bit similar on the map to what I see in the photo?


Having recently been up Ben Eunaich, I see the resemblance - but this hill is a bit smaller - and it is even closer to Ben Lui. It is best known, I think, for a waterfall and a controversial planning decision!

Tim


Coire na Saobhaidhe on Beinn Chuirn then? Eas Anie being the waterfall (and much sort after winter climb when frozen)?


Sorry for the delay! Yes indeed - Coire na Saobhaidhe is the corrie, Beinn Chuirn is the hill and Eas Anie is the waterfall. And of course the controversial planning decision is on the attempts to mine gold at Cononish.

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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby FraserHughes » Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:30 pm

Thanks. Here's, I think, an easy one from this weekend.

The main coire in the centre of the photo please:

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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby HalfManHalfTitanium » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:54 am

It looks to me like Loch Quoich in the distance. Would the corrie be Coire nan Gall below Sgurr na Ciche?

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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby FraserHughes » Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:22 pm

It would be indeed. Back to you. :clap:
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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby HalfManHalfTitanium » Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:12 pm

Thanks! What is this corrie?
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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby Caberfeidh » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:53 am

Corrie Leis by Ben Nevis?
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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby HalfManHalfTitanium » Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:45 pm

Caberfeidh wrote:Corrie Leis by Ben Nevis?


Not far off... just a few miles to the north and east!

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Re: Name that Corrie!

Postby Caberfeidh » Fri Dec 06, 2019 5:48 pm

Coire Easain Mor above Loch Treig? :crazy:
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