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Soaking in Glen Dessary

Soaking in Glen Dessary


Postby pigeon » Sun Jul 29, 2012 8:34 pm

Route description: Sgurr na Ciche: 3 Munros from Loch Arkaig

Munros included on this walk: Garbh Chioch Mhor, Sgurr na Ciche, Sgurr nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary)

Date walked: 28/07/2012

Time taken: 9.25 hours

Distance: 26 km

Ascent: 1523m

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Not a walk to be doing in crap weather,looked promising at the start but the forecast was right,seen nothing after the first munro.Will make sure to go back and do Sgurr Mor on a good day :(
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Looked promising at the start
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Glen Dessary and lodge
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A'Chuil bothy
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pork pie on Sgurr nan Coireachean
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brief view to Loch Quioch
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Garbh Choich Mhor cairn
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pigeon
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Re: Soaking in Glen Dessary

Postby Ian Bayne » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:12 pm

What have have you done to upset the rain gods two days in a row It will be dry in Kenya have a good one
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Re: Soaking in Glen Dessary

Postby pigeon » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:14 pm

Cheers Ian,a total bog fest as well,shame because it would be up there with the best walks in a dry spell.9 and a quarter hours though with hardly any stops :crazy:
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Re: Soaking in Glen Dessary

Postby Frigate » Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:38 pm

No stops, thats because you weren't dragging me round. Must stop playing crap golf and get back in the hills ( after the Ainster muster that is). Have a good one in Kenya, watch out for the lions (you only have to run faster than Haze).
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Re: Soaking in Glen Dessary

Postby pigeon » Tue Jul 31, 2012 10:33 pm

You can do these when i'm away :lol: Stayed in a nice wee campsite in Roybridge,only 6 quid to pitch the tent and a couple of pubs just up the road :thumbup:
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