There is always hope ............. Ben Challum
by Louise » Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:22 pm
Route description: Ben Challum, near Tyndrum
Munros included on this walk: Ben Challum
Date walked: 09/02/201214 people think this report is great. Register or Login free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).
Well after having my days off at work changed at the last moment and missing a cracking day the week before, I was itching to get the boots on and some fresh air. So the day was planned, two munros south of Crianlarich on a promising weather forecast brightening up from the north.
After a slight change of plan though at the last moment, with belief in the forecast of brighter weather coming south and to leave the dull damp weather in Crianlarich behind, we drove back up north to Ben Challum. Little did we anticipate the fantastic glorious day we were in for..............after we had gone through the clouds.
One of the best days for views I have on the hills, so just a small selection to share
by soulminer » Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:39 pm
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by rockhopper » Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:44 pm
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by skillinabottle » Tue Feb 14, 2012 2:47 pm
by xpfloyd » Tue Feb 14, 2012 2:59 pm
by jonny616 » Tue Feb 14, 2012 3:12 pm
I was lucky enough to stand on that cairn under blue sky's a couple of years ago, but my day wasn't as grand as yours.
by ChrisW » Tue Feb 14, 2012 4:13 pm
by tamw51 » Tue Feb 14, 2012 4:16 pm
by quoman » Tue Feb 14, 2012 4:50 pm
by fipriestley » Wed Feb 15, 2012 2:34 am
by Louise » Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:35 pm
quoman wrote:Looks fantastic up there the the ridge looked quite icy to walk on
It was soft snow everywhere, think it's the dazzle from the sunshine that gives the impression of being icy. Crampons stayed in rucsac all day
Few more to share
- Unusual white rainbow
by pollyh33 » Thu Feb 16, 2012 1:20 pm
We all are now!!! Fab
by sneaksy » Thu Feb 16, 2012 2:16 pm