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Knock Hill

Knock Hill

Postby John.T.Philip » Sat Jan 02, 2010 12:00 pm

Sub 2000' hills included on this walk: Knock Hill

Date walked: 12/09/2009

Time taken: 2 hours

Distance: 2 km

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I have lived in this area all my life and have never climbed this hill until today. My son had just bought new boots and wanted to break them in and we decided to do this hill.
It was an easy going walk up to the summit, the views opened up as we gained height and it was a treat to sit on the top and soak in the surrounding views.

The Start of the Walk

Following the Path to the top.

The Summit Cairn.

The Trig Point.

Trig Point and Cairn.

Ben Rinnes from the summit.

Bennachie from the Summit.

Looking North on the way Down.
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Re: Knock Hill

Postby foggieclimber » Sat Jan 02, 2010 3:31 pm

Nice to see a report of my closest-to-home Marilyn. :)
Did this one for the first time in 2009 myself.
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