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Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh


Postby Collaciotach » Wed Mar 07, 2012 11:35 pm

Munros included on this walk: Creise, Meall a'Bhuiridh

Date walked: 07/03/2012

Time taken: 5.5 hours

Distance: 8 km

Ascent: 500m

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Di Dhomhnaich agus an t side aimsir math ..... for a Sunday in Lochaber not a bad forecast so booted agus suited at the foot of Meall a Bhuiridh by 9.30am.

Bha an t side tioram agus bha an grian a mach , dry and sunny in places with a covering of sneachd !

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Buachaille Eite Mor air an rathad suas


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Sgoth tarsuinn a Mointeach Mhor


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Tuath gu Gleann Comhann



Coisich sinn luath air a mhullach ...we reached the summit quickly with the ground hard underfoot an easy height and good views between heavy snow showers

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Sneachd is Grian


Snow ach but not enough for the ski folk so just Mise agus an Cu :D we soon were on Meall a Bhuiridh

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Air a mhullach Meall a Bhuiridh


Its a steep drop to the bealach and a temporary white out slowed us for a wee while however normal service was resumed on the Druim nan Creise

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Air an bealach agus a dol suas


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Meall a Bhuiridh


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Faisg a Mhullach Creise


Ah tha latha breagha gu dearbh ...and we spent a wee bit time on the Cárn nan Creise catching the cracking light and sealltainn :D

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Bidean is Buachaille air ais anns a sgothan


Agus seall an cú .... posing :lol:

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An Cu air a mhullach Creise


We were blessed with a fine day although the view was not extensive ,great light and atmosphere

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Deas gu Gleann Urachaidh agus a Moine Mor


And over the whole day ..we saw only 4 folk ! ................ach uill tha sin an Gaidhealtachd ruid eile :)

Suas Leis A 'Ghaidhlig


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Anns a sneachd a ribhist "An Cú"
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby mrssanta » Thu Mar 08, 2012 12:05 am

looks like a smashing day out, lovely light, and the dog on Creise looks like he's really enjoying himself. wish I was there.
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby SusieThePensioner » Thu Mar 08, 2012 11:39 am

I enjoyed your report and some beautiful photos :thumbup:

Who was in charge of the navigation???? :lol:
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby quoman » Thu Mar 08, 2012 12:23 pm

Looked a lovely day up there and the picture of the dug is cracking get it in for the competition
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Collaciotach » Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:49 pm

mrssanta wrote:looks like a smashing day out, lovely light, and the dog on Creise looks like he's really enjoying himself. wish I was there.


The dog covers an awful lot of ground up n down he likely does 4 times more than the master :lol:

he loves it !

Mise Cuideachd
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Collaciotach » Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:50 pm

quoman wrote:Looked a lovely day up there and the picture of the dug is cracking get it in for the competition


Thanks .......Bha latha math agadsa ... grand day ...what compo ?
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Collaciotach » Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:51 pm

SusieThePensioner wrote:I enjoyed your report and some beautiful photos :thumbup:

Who was in charge of the navigation???? :lol:


haha every bearing hit home always does when im on my own :D
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Johnny Corbett » Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:54 pm

Not much greenery in those photos but i do like the ones with the blue sky :D
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Collaciotach » Thu Mar 08, 2012 10:10 pm

Johnny Corbett wrote:Not much greenery in those photos but i do like the ones with the blue sky :D


Everything 's gone green tis the future :lol:
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Re: Not so Ski Sunday /Creise is meall a Bhuiridh

Postby Johnny Corbett » Thu Mar 08, 2012 10:22 pm

Collaciotach wrote:
Johnny Corbett wrote:Not much greenery in those photos but i do like the ones with the blue sky :D


Everything 's gone green tis the future :lol:



The futures bright the futures Orange :lol:
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