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Snow place like home

Snow place like home


by joenorris » Wed Dec 07, 2011 1:17 pm

Munros included on this walk: Meall Glas

Corbetts included on this walk: Beinn nan Imirean

Date walked: 06/12/2011

Time taken: 8 hours

Distance: 16.9 km

Ascent: 1183m

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Re: Snow place like home

Postby spiderwebb » Fri Dec 09, 2011 7:47 pm

Nice on great report.

Reading your mention of the clarity of shapes once lost ....

I used my goggles for the first time in anger this last week and was suitably impressed by the clarity they provided of the white stuff plus of course the obvious protection from the wind/snow, such that I can see myself wearing them more often !

I guess a pair of sunglasses has the same effect. Goggles have a orangy brown tint, which I must confess was worried might be too dark but their fine. Bloc I think.
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