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A couple of Corbetts in Glen Desserry
by Johnny Corbett » Fri Sep 05, 2014 10:23 am
Route description: Sgurr Mhurlagain and Fraoch Bheinn, Loch Arkaig
Corbetts included on this walk: Fraoch Bheinn, Sgurr Mhurlagain
Date walked: 01/09/2014
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by AnnieMacD » Fri Sep 05, 2014 4:28 pm
by Jock McJock » Fri Sep 05, 2014 5:25 pm
by Huff_n_Puff » Fri Sep 05, 2014 6:14 pm
by Silverhill » Fri Sep 05, 2014 7:58 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Fri Sep 05, 2014 9:07 pm
It is a really good walk and a fairly easy one. The landslip is at the north top and only a short walk along the ridge. No mention of it on the W/H route but SMC book says to avoid especially in snowAnnieMacD wrote:Looks like a great walk. Pity you didn't get some sunshine. Where was the landslip relative to your route?
by Johnny Corbett » Fri Sep 05, 2014 9:11 pm
Thanks it is, well worth the driveJock McJock wrote:Looks like a stunning place , pity you didn't get the weather to do it justice.
ThanksSilverhill wrote:I love that first picture of Strathan, with Sgurr Thuilm and Streap in the background. I hope to return to Knoydart next summer for some munros. Can’t have too many appetizers! Thanks for posting.
Cheers the weather wasn't too bad on the Monday but worse on the TuesdayHuff_n_Puff wrote:Interesting walk - almost headed over in this direction this week, but the weather put us off - not that it was any better further east, but will definitely add these hills to the ever lengthening to do list Thanks.
by Mrs Scoob » Fri Sep 05, 2014 9:37 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Fri Sep 05, 2014 9:41 pm
Yeah i noticed i just missed you guys by a day. Don't forget about the other 2 Corbett, Carn Ban and Bidean, you'll need your bikes again for those twoMrs Scoob wrote:Nice one JC We were up there the day before you but for the longer walk (cycle!) up the glen. Looking forward to one more trip along that rollercoaster road when we go back for this pair
by Collaciotach » Sat Sep 06, 2014 9:00 am
by mgmt! » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:44 pm
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by Johnny Corbett » Mon Sep 08, 2014 2:49 pm
Cheers Michael, sounds like that will be a good routemgmt! wrote:nice one johnny, im looking to do the three together soon, with a wild camp and take in the two on the other side on the walk out. didnt no about any land slide so will have a nosey when im up there.
by Sarah86 » Tue Sep 09, 2014 11:02 am
by rockhopper » Tue Sep 09, 2014 11:25 pm
by Johnny Corbett » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:32 am
Thanks it was, it's a lovely area.Sarah86 wrote:Looks a lovely remote area with lovely views down following the river
Cheers, I'm sure you will manage some epic routes in this arearockhopper wrote:Nice one, JC - am starting to have a look at corbetts/grahams and must bear these in mind - cheers