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Glen Affric's Marilyn with a grand view and the Kids

PostPosted: Wed Dec 01, 2021 5:05 pm
by WalkingWithKids
Càrn Fiaclach (Glen Affric) from Dog Falls car park with the Kids (17, 11, 8 )

Stats:
Total distance - 4.00 km
Total time - 03h10m
Altitude gain - 306.9 m

Càrn Fiaclach is mostly forested Marylin above Dog Falls in lower Glen Affric.
There is not a direct path to the top. Half of the way we walked on the Viewpoint Trail and the rest was a hard walk through heather, snow, trees and rubbish :)


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We parked up on the Dog Falls car park. From the car park we took the white waymarked Viewpoint Trail.

Start of the walk:
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We left the trail after about 1.2km. There is no path so we headed up trough the heather, trees, snow and other mess:
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The Kids had fun :)
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Poor creature! :shock:
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The upper part of the track:
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Almost there!:
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Towards Tomich:
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Views from the top of Càrn Fiaclach:

Loch Beinn a'Mheadhoin:
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Conni on the top of Càrn Fiaclach:
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Strathglass and Càrn nam Bad:
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The way down (That was a better way than up):
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Loch Beinn a'Mheadhoin and Beinn a'Mheadhoin above the Loch:
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Back on the Viewpoint Trail:
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