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Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!


by dooterbang » Tue May 22, 2012 11:48 pm

Route description: Fisherfield 6, from Shenavall

Munros included on this walk: A' Mhaighdean, Beinn Tarsuinn, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Ruadh Stac Mòr, Sgùrr Bàn

Corbetts included on this walk: Beinn a' Chlaidheimh

Date walked: 19/05/2012

Time taken: 20 hours

Distance: 40.6 km

Ascent: 3154m

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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby dooterbang » Sun Jun 17, 2012 5:27 pm

jimandandrea wrote:So glad your WR popped up again as we missed this first time round. Really enjoyed reading about your epic adventure. :D
Your photos truly captured the essence of the wild countryside.
And a huge congratulations on reaching the magical 200. :clap: :clap: :clap:
Its easy to miss reports as sooo many, and most are fab. Cheers.

2dalmatians wrote:A fantastIc report Dooterbang and congrats on reaching that phenomenal milestone! How many years did it take?
Hi, its taken me 3 years to reach 200...2 more years to complete. Also done loads of low level walks and cycling up North, too much lovely scenery and would be shameful just to concentrate on Munros.
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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby b-illie » Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:20 pm

Congrats on the 200th, Dooter! When seeing the pic of you guys resting at Shenavall, I thought now would come an account of a bothy night full of happy banter - but then you did not only walk out that same day (I find the track out drags on forever and forever!) but return to Glasgow! :wtf: But what a w/e it must have been. :D
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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby rohan » Sun Jun 24, 2012 11:23 pm

..well not for me as i had a 3 season sleeping bag which was rather useless in the below zero temperature. I tossed and turned for the next 4 hours before finally getting up and venturing outside

I recommend putting your sleeping bag inside a bivvy bag, a tip someone passed onto me last year when my old tent started leaking. It makes it a bit more cosy on cold nights.
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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby peterraikman » Fri Mar 15, 2013 8:50 am

I reached the bothy and got chatting to the maintenance man who was in doing some work


Makes me sound like the local plumber !

Yes I remember your group coming through, in various states of knackerment.
And something about somebody having left something at your Achnegie camp ?

I am M.O. for the Bothy, and I was back at the time doing some odds and ends following our successful workparty at the beginning of the month when 47 VOLUNTEER-DAYS were spent upgrading the Bothy. The MBA have more work planned for 2013, but this is in jeopardy owing to insufficient numbers of VOLUNTEERS.
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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby Peter913 » Sun Mar 17, 2013 12:49 am

Fantastic report and some nicly composed pictures cant wait to do these now

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Re: Fisherfield 6 - Dooterbang 200...and one!!

Postby bar72 » Thu Jul 11, 2013 7:26 pm

are the rivers easily crossed in July? I'm off to Ullapool next week for 4 days.
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