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Another day in Paradise

Another day in Paradise


by jonny616 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:09 pm

Route description: Beinn Mheadhoin via the Shelter Stone

Munros included on this walk: Beinn Mheadhoin

Date walked: 26/02/2013

Time taken: 9.45 hours

Distance: 18.5 km

Ascent: 1565m

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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jack616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 11:21 am

Nice one dad. So not fare i was at school :(
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby andy millar1 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 2:24 pm

Yes folks what an absolute stoater of a day...Jonny i only said four words of encouragement to you ....move....yer....****...arse....dont think i missed any out did i?
Imagine if we had brought the sledges!!! :o :o
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby andy millar1 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 2:36 pm

And thankyou for the compliment on my photies Susan x :oops: :oops:
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 2:52 pm

tomyboy73 wrote:looks like an awesome day 8)


It was that Tommy 8)
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 2:59 pm

gammy leg walker wrote:The Guv"nr back with a bang,jealous does not even come close.


Wasn't the same without you my friend 8)
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 3:02 pm

SMRussell wrote:Beinn Mheadhoin is a great hill! We 'bagged' her in the winter too but ascended from the East having taken in Beinn Bhreac and Beinn a'Chaorainn. Lovely snaps, makes me want to experience her Westerly charms :)


Cheers Sm great once the ski stuff is out of sight 8)
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 3:05 pm

SAVAGEALICE wrote:looks a great day guys :D lovely photies Andy :D :clap: :clap:


It was Alice one of our best days yet.
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 3:09 pm

andy millar1 wrote:Yes folks what an absolute stoater of a day...Jonny i only said four words of encouragement to you ....move....yer....****...arse....dont think i missed any out did i?
Imagine if we had brought the sledges!!! :o :o


Would have caused carnage :-P :-P :crazy: :crazy:
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby Johnny Corbett » Sat Mar 02, 2013 3:21 pm

Cracking day guys. Did you visit the shelter stone? I missed it when i didi this walk. Loch Avon is stunning, great spot for lunch :D
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby Bod » Sat Mar 02, 2013 3:37 pm

A LOVELY lunch spot and a stunning day Jonny. A stunning day to see this area. Lucky boys! :) :) :)
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sun Mar 03, 2013 4:26 pm

Johnny Corbett wrote:Cracking day guys. Did you visit the shelter stone? I missed it when i didi this walk. Loch Avon is stunning, great spot for lunch :D


We did not get underneath it but passed close by. There are some storage boxes around it. can't say i would sleep under it. Here is a pic
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shelter stone with small cairn on it
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Re: Another day in Paradise

Postby jonny616 » Sun Mar 03, 2013 4:27 pm

Bod wrote:A LOVELY lunch spot and a stunning day Jonny. A stunning day to see this area. Lucky boys! :) :) :)


Cheers Bod. Great day felt lucky. 8)
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