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A couple of days out on the snow.

A couple of days out on the snow.


Postby gaffr » Thu Nov 24, 2016 10:06 pm

Date walked: 24/11/2016

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A short half day in Glen Feshie using my favourite path to reach the higher ground.
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The path starting close to the turn off to Balnascriten.
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Although the tree-grabbing machines have basically knocked it apart in the lower stages a bit of perseverance will get you through to the higher stages that were not affected..
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At the wee lochan the path becomes as it has always been....well apart from a bit of underuse.
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Onto Ghiuthsachan which is a fine viewing platform.
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Good outlook to the higher Sgorans and in many other directions.
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The following day I started out from the Chuaich hamlet and followed the canal to get to the march between Chuaich and Drumochter. Fine outlook towards Ben Alder.
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A'Mharconaich from higher up.
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The Lancet edge peeping through.
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Fairly heavy going through the breakable crust and even on the flat area towards Carn na Caim difficult plodding through the sastrugi.....the rewards of the views out to the West were to be savoured.
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Cairn Toul and neighbours
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I returned to the lower ground by the broad ridge between Coires Cam and Chais with a fine look into the fierce looking Chais.
Last edited by gaffr on Mon Nov 28, 2016 7:10 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: A couple of days out on the snow.

Postby Sunset tripper » Fri Nov 25, 2016 12:40 am

Great pictures. Good to see folk off the well trodden munro routes. :D
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Re: A couple of days out on the snow.

Postby rockhopper » Sat Nov 26, 2016 12:04 am

Nice set of photos - it's great to be out and about in conditions like this - cheers :)
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