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Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Expecting a little snow,but not this much.


by JB likes a beer » Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:03 pm

Route description: Carn na Caim and A'Bhuidheanach Bheag, Drumochter

Munros included on this walk: A' Bhuidheanach Bheag, Carn na Caim

Date walked: 18/11/2012

Time taken: 5.3 hours

Distance: 17 km

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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby SAVAGEALICE » Fri Nov 23, 2012 12:25 pm

crackin pics, looks like another great day guys :D
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:42 pm

Alan S wrote:Cracking pics mate, certainly made these hills more enjoyable 8)


Cheers mate had a fun day out 8)
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:47 pm

Alan S wrote:Forgot to ask mate did you ever find that 50p you dropped on the way up ?
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:lol: :lol:


50p more like 1p :lol:
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:51 pm

SAVAGEALICE wrote:crackin pics, looks like another great day guys :D


Thanks alice, love the avatar by the way :clap:
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:52 pm

goth_angel wrote:Useful report as hoping to do these soon and have deliberately saved them for winter on grounds of being less dull. Not one for clag though :shock:


yeah theres a few km in this walk wouldnt be great in the clag
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:54 pm

rockhopper wrote:Good stuff JB and not a bad day for it :thumbup: - can remember thinking that it could be possible to take a bike all the way up but probably not a good idea in all that snow :roll: - cheers :)


yeah would be ok to bike most if not all the way up, but we did make a few slides on route to summit :)
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:55 pm

Gordie12 wrote:Ben Chonzie seems to have had a bad press lately for being the most boring Munro. I've always thought of these two hills as being fairly dull but I have to say they look a lot better with snow on them!!!!!!!!


definetely better in snow, we deliberately left this area for snow this time just not this much but was a great day :lol:
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:57 pm

LeithySuburbs wrote:That is a surprising amount of snow. Looks like you two had a good day anyway :) .


yeah we didnt expect it but did go prepared anyway :)
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:58 pm

BoyVertiginous wrote:Good day out there. Did these two, albeit the other way round, last Winter in similar conditions, though we did cop a few snow flurries along the way. Significant accumulations in the col below Carn na Caim.


we were really lucky or Alan s got the weather to a T :lol: , the snow flurries were around us all day
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:59 pm

Mountainlove wrote:Ohhhh thats a lot of snow...great cant wait to get out in it. Thanks for sharing the great photos!! :D


thanks very much :)
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:01 pm

Stuart Angus wrote:Nice one.........we're up here this weekend...........very useful :thumbup:


thanks stuart hope you have a great time look forward to your report .
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby JB likes a beer » Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:02 pm

PeteR wrote:Nice photos there :D You saw much more than I did when I did these two. All I saw was clag :lol: Definitely winter hills that's for sure.


yep winter hills for sure glad i wont have to come back here , unless its snowing :lol:
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Re: Expecting a little snow,but not this much.

Postby jonny616 » Sun Nov 25, 2012 2:55 pm

I love the views up that way on a clear snowy day. nice one.
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