Aonach Eagach & Pap
by LeithySuburbs » Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:23 pm
Route description: Aonach Eagach
Munros included on this walk: Meall Dearg (Aonach Eagach), Sgorr nam Fiannaidh (Aonach Eagach)
Grahams included on this walk: Pap of Glencoe
Date walked: 25/08/2012
Time taken: 6.5 hours
Distance: 13.5 km
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I reckoned the best weather for bank holiday Saturday would be Glen Coe. The Aonach Eagach tops were my two remaining Munros in that area so my mind was made up regarding choice of route.
Weather: dry but cloudy to start, clearing to sunny skies in afternoon .
Anyway, this was a really enjoyable route in great conditions. The scrambling was fun but not too taxing and I made a point of not skipping any of the tricky bits. After reaching Sgorr nam Fiannaidh I decided to add on the Pap of Glencoe to extend the shortish day a bit.
Also, many thanks to the hen party who gave me a lift back up the road from the Clachaig (how they did the ridge in dresses, I do not know ?).
Anyway, here's a few photies...
by jonny616 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:45 pm
by Stuart Angus » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:06 pm
by tomyboy73 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:38 pm
by Graeme D » Mon Aug 27, 2012 8:03 pm
by lenster » Mon Aug 27, 2012 11:15 pm
by rockhopper » Mon Aug 27, 2012 11:25 pm
by basscadet » Mon Aug 27, 2012 11:30 pm
by Scotjamie » Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:44 am
Now back from hols...will pm re west links walk
by dogplodder » Tue Aug 28, 2012 11:34 am
by sanny84 » Tue Aug 28, 2012 5:02 pm
by ChrisW » Tue Aug 28, 2012 7:00 pm
by dooterbang » Tue Aug 28, 2012 7:38 pm
Looks similar to conditions i did it in.