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Five summits in the Ochils
by Sarah86 » Sun May 26, 2013 12:25 pm
Donalds included on this walk: Innerdownie, King's Seat Hill
Date walked: 17/05/2013
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Lots of campers
Summit one reached, Bank Hill with a view to Kings Seat
A very clear path from Bank HIll to Kings seat, very straightforward
Summit 2, Kings Seat
Looking on to our next target, Tarmangie, I was dreading this ascent but it wasn't as bad as it looked
Looking back to King's Seat
A nice gentle looking path to Whitewisp
Views over to the Glendevon area
Summit view from Tarmangie
Looking back to Tarmangie
The walk over from Tarmangie to Whitewisp was the easiest section of the day. Summit of Whitewisp
Heading down to the final summit of the day, Saddle Hill
Views over to Fife from Saddle HIll
The last section of this walk down from Saddle Hill was not enjoyable at all. The ground wasn't great for walking and there was no path. At the end of a long walk it was very tiring.
by RicKamila » Sun May 26, 2013 1:02 pm
We were staying in Falkirk recently and could see the Ochils from our hotel. They look really nice, even when covered in a light mist. Even better when driving under them towards Tillycoultry. Really need to make an effort to head down that way and walk them.
Looks like you've had a nice day out there Sarah and Sis. Lovely photos as usual. Whats the castle in the last photo?
by Sarah86 » Sun May 26, 2013 1:29 pm
by naepace » Mon May 27, 2013 5:44 pm
by The Rodmiester » Mon May 27, 2013 6:54 pm
by davedanson28 » Tue May 28, 2013 9:15 pm
by Sarah86 » Thu May 30, 2013 2:34 pm
So glad I am not the only one either naepace, I was ready put my camera in my bag and just roll down lol
by dtaylor5632 » Thu May 30, 2013 3:16 pm