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Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.


by rocket-ron » Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:12 pm

Route description: Ben Wyvis, near Garve

Munros included on this walk: Ben Wyvis

Date walked: 27/07/2013

Time taken: 6 hours

Distance: 14 km

Ascent: 935m

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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby rocket-ron » Fri Aug 09, 2013 8:44 am

londonwalker wrote:Thanks for having me along Ron and the party too. Have a great time and met so wonderfull new friends. Congratulations again on the compleation :clap: :clap: :clap:

great to meet you andy. hopfully catch up with you some time in the future on the hills
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby Mountainlove » Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:29 am

Congratulations for completing all the Munros...such a great achievment!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
It must have taken you ages to put the Munro names next to the people you walked them with :D Hopefully you will have many more wonderful days up mountains....now that the pressure is off :D
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby rocket-ron » Sun Aug 11, 2013 8:06 am

Mountainlove wrote:Congratulations for completing all the Munros...such a great achievment!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
It must have taken you ages to put the Munro names next to the people you walked them with :D Hopefully you will have many more wonderful days up mountains....now that the pressure is off :D

Alot off copy and paste mountainlove from my blog. with all the hill names :D
Yeah no pressure at the moment. I can go off to do hill i want to do. Not hills i needed to do. Just trying to think off my next challenge in life at the moment :D
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby Eskimo » Sun Aug 11, 2013 5:00 pm

Well done buddy. You forgot to add how many vans you pushed out of snow during your round :-) Ben Lawers...
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby pigeon » Sun Aug 11, 2013 10:07 pm

Well done Ron,looked a magic day oot :lol: Got Wyvis planned for my last one too,could be a while yet though,all the best :thumbup:
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby rocket-ron » Tue Aug 13, 2013 7:56 pm

Eskimo wrote:Well done buddy. You forgot to add how many vans you pushed out of snow during your round :-) Ben Lawers...


Eskimo Your's was the only van i had to push out off the snow :lol: :lol:

pigeon wrote:Well done Ron,looked a magic day oot :lol: Got Wyvis planned for my last one too,could be a while yet though,all the best :thumbup:

Pigeon totally magic day. Wyvis is a easy hill for non hill walkers :D
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby Jock McJock » Thu Aug 15, 2013 7:55 am

:D :D :D
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby Paul Webster » Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:09 am

A rather late congrats from me too, Ron :clap:
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby kojak » Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:43 am

Awesome report Ron & great after party.. Been a real pleasure having your company on the hills, looking forward to your second compleation party :wink:
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Re: Ben Wyvis- My Compleat Story.

Postby gammy leg walker » Sat Jul 26, 2014 8:28 pm

Bump 1 year today my mate did this best TR never to have won TR of the month :wink:
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