Graham bagging weekend far north
by robertphillips » Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:59 pm
Grahams included on this walk: Beinn a'Mhuinidh, Beinn nan Eun, Beinn Tharsuinn (Deanich), Carn Loch nan Amhaichean, Meall Mor (Easter Ross)
Date walked: 02/10/2014
Time taken: 21 hours
Distance: 101 km
Ascent: 3645m1 person thinks this report is great. Register or Login free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).
Who myself and renee
walked 15 km
Ascent 633 m
Weather dry cold and windy
time 5 hours
Friday 3 october beinn nan eun and carn loch nan amhaichean from eileanach lodge, cycled along loch glass and past wyvis lodge to leave the bike at a waterfall just beyond creag a ghaoirr, track was really smooth and not much of a climb to the falls.followed the track for 500m then branched off across to ridge line and up to the summit 1 hour after leaving the bike, didnt hang around now raining so headed down to loch nan amhaichean, contoured around the side of the loch and up to the 2nd summit, quick cup of tea then off rejoin path at ciochbeinn nan eun to collect the bike and enjoy the run back down hill . wild camping at the carpark at black bridge tonight.
cycle 26 km
walked 11 km
Ascent 1179 m
Weather wet and windy most of the day
Time 6 hours
Saturday 4 october beinn tharsuinn (west) from black bridge cycled along track towards loch vaich and past lubachlaggan, took the bike as far as the pumping station outflow from crom loch near deanich lodge, headed up the right hand side of the stream towards crom loch, further up after the loch the ground was rough boggy full of peat hags took 1.5 hours after left the bike to reach the summit, on the descent went over the 649 p on the map to avoid most of the hags, back at the bike for the mostly downhill back to black bridge, met 1 fellow walker who was cycing up to do the corbett beinn a chaisteil. staying at ledgowan bunkhouse tonight.
Cycle 29 km
Walked 9 km
Weather dry windy and cold
Time 6 hours
Sunday 5 october beinn a mhuinidh from incheril, walked along path beside kinlochewe river till got just past meallan ghobhar, then struck steep uphill the right hand side of a stream heading towards a waterfall, from there it was over boggy ground to past a couple of lochans towards the summit, returned to the car using the same route as ascent, met 2 walkers on there way to slioch as i arrived back at the car,picked up renee at ledgowan and headed down the road, good weekends walking only 6 to do now.
Walked 11 km
Ascent 803 m
Weather rain and windy all day
Time 4 hours
by Fife Flyer » Tue Oct 07, 2014 6:58 pm
Looks like your bike came in useful too
by Collaciotach » Tue Oct 07, 2014 10:44 pm
Yer some man ,good to see the stick again
by Johnny Corbett » Wed Oct 08, 2014 10:38 pm
by robertphillips » Fri Oct 10, 2014 2:04 pm
Johnny hopefully going to finish early november, if i can get an stac and meith bheinn done this weekend and compleat on 1 of the 4 remaining not really decided yet.
by SAVAGEALICE » Fri Oct 10, 2014 4:43 pm
by Huff_n_Puff » Fri Oct 10, 2014 9:03 pm