My 100th Graham, a Donald & a Sub 2k from Glen Trool
by Johnny Corbett » Wed Dec 18, 2013 10:49 am
Grahams included on this walk: Craignaw
Donalds included on this walk: Craignaw, Dungeon Hill
Sub 2000' hills included on this walk: Craiglee (Galloway)
Date walked: 17/12/2013
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by pigeon » Wed Dec 18, 2013 6:57 pm
by CatoTheYounger » Wed Dec 18, 2013 8:20 pm
by scottishkennyg » Wed Dec 18, 2013 8:22 pm
by Graeme D » Thu Dec 19, 2013 3:17 pm
by lomondwalkers » Thu Dec 19, 2013 5:10 pm
by Sgurr » Thu Dec 19, 2013 6:10 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Thu Dec 19, 2013 6:30 pm
Cheerspigeon wrote:That looks no a bad day weather wise Johnny,compared to what we,ve had lately,don't like the look of that burn though Well done on a century of Grahams
Thanks very much tough hill indeedCatoTheYounger wrote:As a fellow Graham lover I applaud your achievement. Nice one, Graham's FTW!! Congrats on climbing/enduring 100 of those little buggers.
Thanks, yeah the sun was going down by this point and shined up the Grahamscottishkennyg wrote:Well done on the century Johnny, looked a good day. Liked the image of the trig point (no5).
Cheers Graeme, took the opportunity with the weather to get it doneGraeme D wrote:True to your word - you said you'd hit the century before the year was out!
Cheers, couldn't have put it better myselflomondwalkers wrote:Congrats on the century JC I've found most of the Grahams I've done to be alot tougher than most of the Munros I've done Theres something sadistically satisfying about plodding your own way up a hill, cursing at tussocks and peat hags, rather than following the yellow brick road to the summit
The burn between the two Lochs was easily enough crossed, it was the one to get to the Rig of Jarkness that posed the problem.Sgurr wrote:That burn is bad. Each time I have squared up to it, I have come off worst. Walked all the way round the loch once so as not to have to do it.
by mgmt! » Thu Dec 19, 2013 10:17 pm
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by Benjaminnevis » Fri Dec 20, 2013 12:04 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Fri Dec 20, 2013 5:00 pm
Cheers Michaelmgmt! wrote:well done johnny
Aye it's a lovely area Benj. A long drive for yourself thoughBenjaminnevis wrote:Aye great stuff JC . looks like a good area to bag a few hills at this time a year.
by rockhopper » Sat Dec 21, 2013 1:21 am
by The Rodmiester » Sun Dec 22, 2013 11:23 pm
by Collaciotach » Tue Dec 24, 2013 3:01 pm
Well done on yer 100th
by mountainboy12 » Wed Dec 25, 2013 2:10 pm