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Ben Lomond

Ben Lomond


Postby EmmaTowle » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:26 pm

Munros included on this walk: Ben Lomond

Date walked: 03/07/2011

Time taken: 2.55 hours

Distance: 12 km

Ascent: 990m

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1 hour 50 up. 1 hour 5 down. Next summer hopefully get it down to 2.5 hours :)

I was just back from an Epic weekend driving to Milton Keynes and back to see the mighty Biffy Clyro, and decided the best way to work off the junk food weekend was to pay Ben Lomond a visit.

Im scared of the sheep. One of them chased me. I would be quicker if there wasnt sheep.
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby Johnny Corbett » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:29 pm

EmmaTowle wrote:1 hour 50 up. 1 hour 5 down. Next summer hopefully get it down to 2.5 hours :)


If you don't will you throw in the towle? if you pardon the pun :D
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby EmmaTowle » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:31 pm

Oh dear lol
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby soulminer » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:33 pm

No 'little lady' with you today ?
Your reports are shorter than mine :lol: , but I post more pix :)
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby EmmaTowle » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:37 pm

No little lady this time, but might take her somewhere tomorrow if its nice again. Chances of that I imagine are slim. My reports are rubbish cause Im lazy :) But I did take lots of pics :)
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby KGBMC » Sat Sep 24, 2011 10:08 pm

Ignore all the slagging, I think your no1 photo is great, very atmospheric

Keep up the good work
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby ChrisW » Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:23 am

Great effort Emma and a couple of cracking pics there, maybe you have missed an opportunity here - get a sheep to chase you up and improve your time that way :lol:
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby soulminer » Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:26 am

Was not aware there was 'slagging' going on :?
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby Johnny Corbett » Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:30 am

Just a wee bit banter and a poor attempt at a joke :D
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby EmmaTowle » Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:37 am

It may have been a poor attempt but it made me laugh lol :)
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby tony.cee » Sun Sep 25, 2011 12:14 pm

im scared of the sheep. One of them chased me.


my ultimate fear.
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby JTweedie » Sun Sep 25, 2011 3:32 pm

EmmaTowle wrote:1 hour 50 up. 1 hour 5 down. Next summer hopefully get it down to 2.5 hours :)

Im scared of the sheep. One of them chased me. I would be quicker if there wasnt sheep.


Depends what direction they chase you in - might help you beat your time if they chase you in the direction of the summit and back! ;)
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Re: Ben Lomond

Postby 147cjl » Sun Sep 25, 2011 6:51 pm

EmmaTowle wrote:1 hour 50 up. 1 hour 5 down. Next summer hopefully get it down to 2.5 hours.


or you could take some time to enjoy it and come down the Ptarmigan ridge, which is worthwhile :)
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