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Pap and Fiannaidh

Pap and Fiannaidh

Postby Ian Bayne » Fri May 27, 2016 11:23 am

Munros included on this walk: Sgorr nam Fiannaidh (Aonach Eagach)

Grahams included on this walk: Pap of Glencoe

Date walked: 24/05/2016

Time taken: 6.5 hours

Distance: 10 km

Ascent: 1100m

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Day 2 . The pap and Sgorr nann Fiannaidh Walked along the road from the camp to the start but a herd of coos had a different idea about us going thru their field saw apath about 200yrds back and took that route a path takes you right up to the beallach then a nice wee scramble to the top 2hrs. From the top I could pick out the route to Fiannaidh . Another good day not as warm as the day before, a chilly wind but clear and dry
It took us about 1.5hrs to reach the ridge and a short walk to the cairn once more great views Bidean the moor and the ridge . (to much of a coward to do that) . Stayed up there for about 30min then decided to head back at the top of the ridge I decided to take a different route back mistake there is a track that branches off to the left which takes you to right hand side of the Clachaig gully by the time I followed the path down to far in loose rock shale and a couple of scrambly bits Jake managed it allright but had to manhandle Pip down a few bits probably the worst descent I have ever done . Thankfully got to the Clachaig a beer than a walk back to the campsite then another beer Job Done.
what another hill
top of the pap
the next target
the route up
no daeing that
Fiannaidh top
along way down
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