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Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")

Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")


by MG1976 » Fri Aug 30, 2013 2:16 pm

Route description: Aonach Eagach

Munros included on this walk: Meall Dearg (Aonach Eagach), Sgorr nam Fiannaidh (Aonach Eagach)

Date walked: 28/08/2013

Time taken: 9.5 hours

Distance: 9.43 km

Ascent: 1182m

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Re: Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")

Postby dogplodder » Sun Sep 01, 2013 2:22 pm

Good honest report and sounds like you had a blast! :D
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Re: Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")

Postby MG1976 » Mon Sep 02, 2013 9:34 am

GillC wrote:and hey,,,whats this 9.5hrs thing? we took 8hrs 40, not including the 1mile walk back to the cars

I had 8-hours-40, to the tarmac, but opted to for 9-hours-30 on account of that being the point I could take my pack off, and not have to put it back on.

GillC wrote: bunch of lightweights lol

Speak for yourself, you weren't the one carry a 5kg rock off the hill for someone else. :wink:

And I got your message about my flask; i'll give you a shout when i'm next up in Glasgow..
If you wouldn't mind giving it a wash out, that would be great;
2/3 week old tea dregs aren't really my cup of tea (sorry)

MG
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Re: Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")

Postby BlackPanther » Mon Sep 02, 2013 12:35 pm

Fan-tas-tic :D :D :D
My appetite for AE has now grown after reading your story - I know it's a helluva journey but can't wait to walk this ridge myself.
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Re: Aonach Eagach - 28/08/13 (50 Shades of "Dismay")

Postby maryhillmoose » Mon Sep 09, 2013 8:04 pm

:clap: great report, was up there a few weeks before you, it's great to tick it off the list, so great in fact that I'm doing it all over again in a fortnight!!! Your pictures really give a sense of perspective, and the cloud just adds to the atmosphere!!!
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