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Just Beinn a' Chaorainn

Just Beinn a' Chaorainn


Postby Mrs Scoob » Sat Nov 27, 2021 5:11 pm

Route description: Beinn a'Chaorainn and Beinn Teallach

Munros included on this walk: Beinn a' Chaorainn (Glen Spean)

Date walked: 21/11/2021

Time taken: 4.45 hours

Distance: 11.18 km

Ascent: 894m

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Weather forecast was better for the Sunday this weekend, so we made this a shorter walk to get the Top we were after - just 6 left now :D We'd only done this Munro as part of the Creag Meagaidh 5 before, so this was our first time up the shoulder that goes over the South Top.


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Where the track goes left, we decided to cut a corner and take a line up through the felled area
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Looking back - it might have been easier to stay on that track after all :D
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View to the south west as we climbed
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Past the snow line, but didn't need the micro spikes we'd carried with us
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Approaching the South Top
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Too close to miss out the Munro - heading over there next
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Beinn a' Chaorainn summit - no views from here for us today
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Almost a viewpoint on the way back
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Missed this path on the way up so we climbed the fence further up the hill - turns out there's a big gap in it :D
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Our stats for today; not much in it but recording the average
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