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ben vane

ben vane

Postby jamesfindlay » Mon Jul 26, 2010 6:52 pm

Munros included on this walk: Ben Vane

Date walked: 24/07/2010

Time taken: 5 hours

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just done ben vane on sat was very quiet as I started at 8 am and got to top just about 11.30 nice time to open bottle of beer and have lunch. Unable to see much as was very cloudy just as well i forgot to bring camera also forgot spoon for yoguart .
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Re: ben vane

Postby murphy999 » Mon Jul 26, 2010 7:05 pm

Both times I've done Vane it the weather was good but the steep gradient was a pain in the ar$£. Good hill though. Nice job.
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Re: ben vane

Postby mountain coward » Tue Jul 27, 2010 12:49 am

I actually like a steep gradient on ascent as it usually makes it much quicker to get to the summit - not keen on steep descents though as I usually find them scary!
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