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Ben Lomond - My first munro

Ben Lomond - My first munro


Postby nugget106 » Sat Oct 10, 2009 4:29 pm

Route description: Ben Lomond

Munros included on this walk: Ben Lomond

Date walked: 10/10/2009

Time taken: 3 hours

Distance: 12 km

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started at 8am, reached submit at 9.57am.

first section was clear, views were across the loch, mid section visiblity was down to 30 yards. last section was mixture of zero to 50 yards visibilty. There was a few breaks across the south west around the mid-top section.

5 mins rest at submit, return journey took 1 hr 37 mins.

Meet plenty of the other friendly walkers, some of which were looking for a weather report ;) So hopefully the weather got better for them.
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the summit
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looking across loch lomond from Rowardennan
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Rowardennan jetty
Last edited by nugget106 on Mon Oct 12, 2009 9:43 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Ben Lomond - My first munro

Postby David.Ferguson » Sat Oct 10, 2009 4:50 pm

Well done.This was my 1st a short time ago,got weather a bit better than you i think.I am waiting till
Monday to head out and do Ime and Narnain.I think we have to have a good weeks weather and i am on holiday
all week. :)

David.
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Re: Ben Lomond - My first munro

Postby Liebestoter » Sat Oct 10, 2009 7:57 pm

Well done, this was my first Munro last month, took me a few hours longer than you to get up and down but it sounds like we had the same weather.
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Re: Ben Lomond - My first munro

Postby nugget106 » Sun Oct 11, 2009 1:46 am

it was good
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