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Mount Battock via Clachnaben

Mount Battock via Clachnaben


Postby tomcar » Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:54 pm

Route description: Mount Battock via Clachnaben

Corbetts included on this walk: Mount Battock

Date walked: 16/04/2011

Time taken: 6.25 hours

Distance: 25 km

Ascent: 1023m

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A good walk that was easy to follow and the directions guides from the website are pretty accurate.
The walk had steady up’s and downs. Clachnaben was a good climb in warm weather and got a sweat on, the walk from here to Mount Battock was a bit boggy in places and there are works going on which wasn't the prettiest to walk past. Great views from top of Mount Battock.
Weather turned colder on return journey but stayed dry. Good mixed walk and some views spectacular, others like a quarry. Saw no-one till Clachnaben on return journey where it got fairly busy as it is a local walk in it's own right.
Well worth a go in pleasant weather.
Last edited by tomcar on Fri Sep 30, 2011 1:42 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Mount Battock via Clachnaben

Postby taylor94 » Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:51 pm

again planning on doing Mount Battock at the weekend, climbing battock then heading over to keen.
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Re: Mount Battock via Clachnaben

Postby Merry-walker » Thu Sep 29, 2011 7:43 pm

Two Mounts for the price of one :lol:

Sounds a good walk Tomcar :)
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