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Monadhliath

Monadhliath


Postby tombombadilio » Wed Mar 23, 2016 5:52 am

Munros included on this walk: A' Chailleach (Monadhliath), Carn Dearg (Monadhliath), Carn Sgulain

Date walked: 17/03/2016

Time taken: 9 hours

Distance: 24.6 km

Ascent: 1103m

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Looking east from start point, just above clouds


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Glen Banchor


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Rickety bridge over Allt Fionndrigh


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Looking SE, fog in glen


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Not a simple walk through Gleann Ballach


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Ascent to Carn Dearg


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Approach to Carn Dearg with cornicing


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Carn Dearg summit


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Heather burning to SE


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Mountain hare, one of many


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Monadhliath plateau, long walk to 2nd Munro, v. diff. in poor visibility


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Massive deer herd, grassy patch just below centre


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Carn Sgulain summit


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Ascent to A' Chailleach from bealach


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Approaching A' Chailleach summit


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A' Chailleach summit


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View back west to Carn Dearg


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Descent of A' Chailleach


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No vapour trails today


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Bothy in Coire Dubh


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Detail in bothy


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2nd rickety bridge, avoided this one


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Chilling on fort overlooking Glen Banchor


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Hill fort
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