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Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg


by PeteR » Mon May 02, 2011 7:16 pm

Route description: Ben Nevis by the Carn Mor Dearg Arete

Munros included on this walk: Ben Nevis, Carn Mor Dearg

Date walked: 01/05/2011

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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby Bruadair » Wed May 04, 2011 8:50 am

What to say PeteR.............absolutely stunning and descriptive photo's which will definately be a help to others and great report of your day.......I'm sure those you toasted returned the complement.

Congratulations on your 100.

Regards.....................B
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby ChrisW » Wed May 04, 2011 7:34 pm

Congratulations Pete, that ascent looks fantastic and you grabbed some cracking shots of the views. What a way to reach the ton - well done :D

As for cracking the shin toward the summit - there's no pain quite like it.... hope the summit tourists were wearing ear plugs :lol:
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby LeithySuburbs » Wed May 04, 2011 9:36 pm

Some day for it and a cracking report to match :D .
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby PeteR » Wed May 04, 2011 10:44 pm

Thanks for all your comments guys. It really was a great day, and I couldn't have wished for better weather :D which really helped make this walk for me. Already planning the next 100 (beers :lol: )
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby davetherave » Wed May 04, 2011 11:17 pm

Great report PeteR. What a way to reach your 100. We are still to complete the CMD, must get round to it soon though.

Cheers once again on a fine report.
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby DARKSKY » Thu May 05, 2011 9:56 pm

A fantastic trip report i must say and some stunning photos as well , im doing this myself on the 24/25th of may 2011 as im in fort william on the 23rd crash at a hostel for that night, get my bearings the morning after and maybe either then or a day after set off for 4 days/nights of bagging at least 5 munros and some hopefully great weather for the wild camping amongst the mountains, i cant wait., i will post a trip report myself with some great photos taboot when i get back.
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby Barnety2000 » Sat May 07, 2011 9:18 pm

Cracking report and on such an excellent day! I'm hoping to be up there in a couple of weeks, hope to get weather like you but doubt it!! :shock: :( Very useful to see the amount of winter snow left in the summits/corries though, gives me an idea of what is feasible in 2 weeks- thanks! :D :D
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Re: Ton up on Carn Mor Dearg

Postby Graeme D » Sat May 07, 2011 10:39 pm

Brilliant clarity in the pics and congrats on joining the "ton up" club! :lol:
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