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Ben Narnain (My 4th Munro)
by Gary1904 » Tue May 29, 2012 10:04 pm
Munros included on this walk: Beinn Narnain
Date walked: 29/05/2012
Time taken: 4 hours
Distance: 7 km
Ascent: 926mRegister or Login free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).
So, started at the path which is the path for both Ben Narnain and Ben Arthur (The Cobbler) It was about an hour and a bit on the path until it forks to the left or right depending which mountain you want, I wanted Narnain so that was to the right. It was a very cloudy day so I couldn't even see what I was climbing, it was a very easy climb to the top, just followed a path the whole way and hardly any people were out today so got to sit at the top on my own for a while until the only other two people climbing it came up and the had a gorgeous dog too !!! The trouble was getting down, the path is not as clear when it's cloudy and I lost it so started making my own path but just be careful, some quite high drops around the summit coming down and not clear to see when it's cloudy, I eventually found the path and made my way down, thought about the cobbler but I will do that another time ..... 4 hours up and down for Narnain, nice wee day to stretch the legs.
by luckyguy68 » Tue May 29, 2012 11:11 pm
by Lowlight » Fri Jun 01, 2012 3:03 pm
by Gary1904 » Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:00 pm
Lowlight wrote:Adding Beinn Ime to your day is highly recommended.
That was the plan to begin with but on the day it was very very cloudy, and I didn't take a map so I thought it was a bit dodgy to attempt it .... I could have done the cobbler but I was happy with narnain that day, but yes, Ime is the closest Munro to me that I have not done so that one shall be done this June cheers
by Tomsie » Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:07 pm
by Gary1904 » Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:23 pm
by ScottishLeaf » Sat Jun 02, 2012 11:35 pm
Having said all that, I got the same view you did when I went up Narnain and Ime. lol