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Bein an Lochian April 12

Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby kirsteenie » Thu May 17, 2012 1:49 pm

Route description: Beinn an Lochain

Corbetts included on this walk: Beinn an Lochain

Date walked: 12/04/2012

Time taken: 4 hours

Distance: 5.5 km

Ascent: 720m

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A fantastic walk and just a little bit scary in the snow :shock: Managed the whole walk without crampons and was nearly back at the car when I went arse over tit and covered in mud :lol: Doh!
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Re: Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby soulminer » Thu May 17, 2012 4:25 pm

A fine mountain in the winter 8) The views all round are superb. Glad you enjoyed it, and the enforced mud-bath :lol:
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Re: Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby jonny616 » Thu May 17, 2012 4:47 pm

Loved this hill. Glad you had a good day & your slip did NOT take you to the car 8)
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Re: Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby smiffysmc » Thu May 17, 2012 4:56 pm

Walked this wee gem two weeks ago. Was thinking, 'feck walking this in the winter' ha.

Good job.
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Re: Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby Jock McJock » Fri May 18, 2012 1:27 pm

This is one of my favourite hills. Love the hill itself and airy feeling it gives you. The views of the surrounding area are stunning too.
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Re: Bein an Lochian April 12

Postby JTweedie » Fri May 18, 2012 5:32 pm

It's good to see everyone gets the same feeling with this hill - as one with a bit of an edge to it making it feel really exhilarating!
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