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Postby Franklin » Fri Apr 29, 2011 3:20 pm

Route description: Tinto from the north

Grahams included on this walk: Tinto

Donalds included on this walk: Tinto

Date walked: 29/04/2011

Time taken: 2.5 hours

Distance: 7 km

Ascent: 486m

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Set off from a rather busy car park and followed the huge path all the way to the top. Lots of people had the same idea from toddlers right up to the more mature. Singles, couples and groups. Weather was cloudy to begin with but cleared as we reached about half way. Remained a bit hazy but still got some good views. Very windy at the top so lunch was ate quickly in the lee of the giant cairn. Another excellent day out with my daughter.
Setting of from the car park

1 hour 23 minutes later we reached the top.

Sarah at a rather windy summit cairn
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Re: Tinto

Postby Morag M » Fri Apr 29, 2011 7:52 pm

It is a lovely hill Tinto, I done this last year, it was so windy at the top I nearly got blown over a couple of times :lol:
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Re: Tinto

Postby andyp » Thu May 05, 2011 11:17 pm

Pass and admire this hill every time I travel up to Scotland but never taken opportunity to walk it yet - grand name also. Sounds like it was a good day to blow away any hangovers that you may have had!
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