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Glas Bheinn, a Loch Arkaig Graham.

Glas Bheinn, a Loch Arkaig Graham.


Postby Johnny Corbett » Sat Apr 13, 2013 9:42 pm

Grahams included on this walk: Glas Bheinn (Loch Arkaig)

Date walked: 09/04/2013

Time taken: 3.3 hours

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Plan A was walk up Gleann Cia-aig and try and cross the river to head up the ridge to Glas Bheinn but a couple of walkers informed us there was no route up due to fallen trees, so we then returned to the car to drive along to Achnasaul and start the walk from there. We took the path but left it just after the bridge to make our way across to the ridge and followed it to the summit. Had a few stops on way up including a lunch stop. We also had a wee snack in the shelter at the summit and a wee mess about in the shelter before retruning south then west to pick the path back to the start.

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Ready for the off at Cia-Aig car park

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Mum & Daughter on bridge

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Heading up

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Our route up

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Loch Arkaig

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Crossing a burn

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Beinn Bhan

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Loch Arkaig

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A rest stop

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Loch Lochy

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Lead on

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Loch Arkaig

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Claire enjoys the snow

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Almost there

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Loch Lochy Munros

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Loch Arkaig Munros

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Gulvain

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Nevis Munros

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The summit

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The Shelter

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Still in shelter

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Our route down

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Loch Arkaig
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