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Corserine & The Rhinns of Kells

Corserine & The Rhinns of Kells

Postby Johnny Corbett » Sun Apr 28, 2013 10:29 am

Corbetts included on this walk: Corserine

Donalds included on this walk: Carlin's Cairn, Corserine, Meikle Millyea, Milldown

Date walked: 27/04/2013

Time taken: 5 hours

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Took the Walkhighlands route and added on Carlins Cairn which took an extra 40 mins. Track from the car park then a path up the Falk Burn before coming out of the trees. The route is waymarked to this point for hillwalkers and also mentions a stile over the deer fence but i didn't see one so climbed the fence before making my way over to Corserines north east ridge and a path to the summit. 20mins over to Carlins Cairn and 20 mins back to Corserine and followed the ridge to Milldown & Meikle Millyea. I stopped at Millfire for lunch as there was 2 "seats" at the summit. From Meikle Millyea i went down the north east ridge to pick up the track back to the start.

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Route through the trees

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Milldown & Meikle Millyea

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Loch Dee

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Carlins Cairn

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Carlins Cairn

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3 more Donalds from Carlins Cairn

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Cairnsmore of Carsphairn

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View to Arran

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Rhinns of Kells

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Loch Dungeon

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Milldown & Meikle

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My lunch spot

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Galloway Hills

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Meikle summit

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Johnny Corbett
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Re: Corserine & The Rhinns of Kells

Postby morag1 » Sun Apr 28, 2013 5:02 pm

Really nice photos and TR of the Borders area which I always think is underestimated, it looks lovely, would love to spend more time down there :D

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