walkhighlands

Share your personal walking route experiences in Scotland, and comment on other peoples' reports.
Warning Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. Summer routes may not be viable or appropriate in winter. See winter information on our skills and safety pages for more information.

Pointy Peak fun on the faery mountain (Schiehallion)

Pointy Peak fun on the faery mountain (Schiehallion)


Postby railton22 » Fri Jul 27, 2012 7:09 pm

Route description: Schiehallion

Munros included on this walk: Schiehallion

Date walked: 21/08/2011

Time taken: 4.5 hours

Distance: 11 km

Ascent: 731m

Register or Login
free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).

First Munro of the holiday. Gorgeous looking mountain just begging to be climbed. Fantastic views, cracking sunny (but not too hot) day and a good time had by all. Climbed by Sarah (9) David (9) Alice(6) and Sam (6)
Attachments
DSC01588.JPG
Loch Rannoch far below.
DSC01558.JPG
Schiehallion summit.
DSC01554.JPG
Sparkly looking summit close up. Lots of rocks to clamber over.
Last edited by railton22 on Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:30 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
railton22
Walker
 
Posts: 266
Munros:121   Corbetts:10
Grahams:2   
Sub 2000:4   Hewitts:13
Wainwrights:10   
Joined: Aug 10, 2009

Re: Pointy Peak fun on the faery mountain (Schiehallion)

Postby scoob999 » Fri Jul 27, 2012 7:20 pm

Ok where's the jump pic ?
Or has your insurance been cancelled? :lol: :lol:
User avatar
scoob999
Munro compleatist
 
Posts: 1664
Munros:38   Corbetts:222
Grahams:90   Donalds:27
Sub 2000:140   Hewitts:25
Wainwrights:7   Islands:9
Joined: Aug 8, 2011
Location: Birnam/Dunkeld. i think?

Re: Pointy Peak fun on the faery mountain (Schiehallion)

Postby railton22 » Sun Jul 29, 2012 6:17 pm

Hahahaha, no jump piccies in this one...it was a bit rocky up there, so not wanting to bust my foot, I wimped out.
User avatar
railton22
Walker
 
Posts: 266
Munros:121   Corbetts:10
Grahams:2   
Sub 2000:4   Hewitts:13
Wainwrights:10   
Joined: Aug 10, 2009

Register or Login
free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).



Walkhighlands community forum is now advert free

We need help to keep the site online.
Can you help support Walkhighlands and the online community by setting up a monthly donation by direct debit?



Return to Walk reports - Scotland

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: audreywaugh, Dee4ever, eriic, Markb87, nigheandonn, trimart and 261 guests