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Vrackie sunny

Vrackie sunny

Postby U059361 » Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:39 pm

Route description: Ben Vrackie, near Pitlochry

Corbetts included on this walk: Ben Vrackie

Date walked: 24/03/2012

Time taken: 6 hours

Distance: 9.5 km

Ascent: 720m

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Participants: Isabel and Joe
Weather: Overcast and misty clearing with some haze, nice warm sunshine in afternoon.
Route: way marked footpath
Wildlife: Solitary Whooper Swan on lochan
Special Interest: The number of people doing the hill, Sachiehall Street

Walked the walk, a great day so made most of it.
The junction for Bealach and Vrackie paths
First full view of Ben Vrackie
P3241148 Loch a Choire Stitch.jpg
Half way up the climb to the top
Over trig point to Blair Atholl
Loch a Choire and path from top
The top, looking over the reservoir to River Tay
P3241160 Ben Vrackie Stitch.jpg
Looking back to Vrackie on path going over to Bealach
Looking up to Blair Atholl
The connecting path from Vrackie to bealach
Top of bealach, looking down to Moulin
Looking back up to the Bealach
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