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A graham and a sub 2k from cona glen
by robertphillips » Mon Aug 11, 2014 11:17 am
Grahams included on this walk: Stob Mhic Bheathain
Sub 2000' hills included on this walk: Druim Leathad nam Fias
Date walked: 09/08/2014
Time taken: 6.5 hours
Distance: 33 km
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Parked up and cycled up the glen left the bike about 2 km past the private bothy, waded the cona river and went over cnap choire leith bhig to the col then up to the summit of the graham, it has 2 cairns 200m apart the graham book says eastern cairn is the summit , the DOBIH says its the western cairn so i visited both to be certain,after lunch headed down to the col and followed a old fence all the way to summit of the sub 2 k, 4 km away retraced my steps back to col then down to the river to wade again and pick up the bike for a easy mostly freewheel down hill back to the car met 3 young guys 1 day into a 20 day on the cape wrath trail.
by Johnny Corbett » Mon Aug 11, 2014 3:20 pm
by malky_c » Mon Aug 11, 2014 3:24 pm
Johnny Corbett wrote:Been looking at this route for when i'm next at Onich so good to see you can bike the Glen. Not sure about the river crossing though
If the water level is low (you'll be lucky right now ), you can go slightly further upstream and cross on some nice slabs. Part of the river goes into some potholes and you get a natural bridge for some of it:
by rockhopper » Mon Aug 11, 2014 9:25 pm
by Collaciotach » Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:11 pm
You should have given me a shout but with Sunart show on I was on the dram
by robertphillips » Thu Aug 14, 2014 7:05 am