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A wee morning stroll
by mountain thyme » Mon Mar 26, 2012 11:19 pm
Corbetts included on this walk: Beinn a'Chrulaiste
Date walked: 23/03/2012
Time taken: 2.5 hours
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There have a been a few good reports on this corbett so i will keep mine brief.
Started the walk from the Kingshouse Hotel car park at 10am.
Met a few friendly deer at the Hotel!
Headed passed the hotel and down towards part of the west highland way track.
Once on the track I turned right through the open gate and took an immediate left and headed across boggy ground in a slight easterly direction towards the Alt a Bhalaich.
Following the Alt a Bhalaich for about just over 1.5km and then headed west north west up the huge ridge which lead straight to the summit of Beinn a Chrulaiste which a huge trig point marks the way.
Seemingly there are stunning views of the Buachaille Etive Mor from the summit unfortunately not for me today!
Headed back down the same way, down the ridge and picking up a fairly well trodden path once next to the Alt a Bhalaich, back through the boggy ground and back to the car in 2and a half hours.
by rockhopper » Mon Mar 26, 2012 11:30 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Tue Mar 27, 2012 7:40 am
by Jockstar » Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:55 pm
by mountain thyme » Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:42 pm
rockhopper wrote:A nice wee wander by your standards and a good warm up for yesterday - pity it was so hazy though as the views to Glencoe would be good from there - cheers
cheers Rockhopper.. was just warming up for sundays 5 corbetts!
ill be overtaking you in tally numbers as well as overtaking you on the actual hills!Johnny Corbett wrote:I was the same when i did this one, no views to Etive Mor Are you trying to catch me up with these Corbetts?
Jockstar wrote:Shame about the views (or lack of) I'm sure it was a good pipe opener for bigger and better hills
Was a shame but used to it by now
dooterbang wrote:Belter...of a hairdo
we still have to see the new friends hairdo yet!!! thats the instyle just now
by ChrisW » Fri Mar 30, 2012 1:00 am