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Hogmanay Hillbash, Geal Carn Mor - C135

Hogmanay Hillbash, Geal Carn Mor - C135

Postby St Pedro » Sun Jan 01, 2017 1:33 am

Route description: Geal-charn Mor, from Lynwilg

Corbetts included on this walk: Geal-charn Mor

Date walked: 31/12/2016

Time taken: 3 hours

Distance: 12.5 km

Ascent: 608m

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John and I Hogmanay hill walk
1045 to 1345
OBC picked me up 7.45am and breakfast at Ballinluig
easy drive up A9 to Lynwig opposite Aviemore turn off, parked end public road.
wet and windy just the way we like it...
superb track to cairn at high point on Burma road (made by POW) through route
wee stop for oatcakes, grapes and cheese
easy ascent to trig and shelter cairn - decent break with flask
clag just about around, then quick descent - met walker from Stow chatted on way down
home just after 4pm - Lorna, Ewan, Doreen and Arthur - wee van trip to N Queensferry
St Pedro
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