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Beinn Starav 5.

Beinn Starav 5.


by dooterbang » Sun Oct 10, 2010 6:13 pm

Route description: Ben Starav and Glas Bheinn Mhor

Munros included on this walk: Beinn nan Aighenan, Ben Starav, Glas Bheinn Mhor, Meall nan Eun, Stob Coir an Albannaich

Date walked: 09/10/2010

Time taken: 9 hours

Distance: 25 km

Ascent: 2560m

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Re: Beinn Starav 5.

Postby rockhopper » Wed Oct 20, 2010 6:26 pm

Epic trip, great report and some very nice photos - giving me ideas for the future but think I'd want a full, long summer's day as I'd need more time :D
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Re: Beinn Starav 5.

Postby dooterbang » Thu Oct 21, 2010 7:42 pm

[quote="Billy Sands"]Man, if you think they were cyborgs, they must have been nails.[/quote

Ha ha Billy,

bear in mind these Cyborgs are from Inverness - twinned with Mongolia!!.
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Re: Beinn Starav 5.

Postby simon-b » Fri Jun 26, 2015 1:12 pm

Great report. Very useful, even if it was over 4 years ago. I like the look of the route because it's a long one, but with plenty of escape options along the way. Glen Etive is top my agenda for the coming week.

Well done on doing this in 9 hours, if you're reading, dooterbang.
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Re: Beinn Starav 5.

Postby Alteknacker » Fri Jun 26, 2015 11:35 pm

Yep these are great hills, particularly if the weather's good. Was up there a week ago , but from the Creise direction, and had similarly wonderful weather (untroubled by cyborgs..., fortunately :D ). Unfortunately, due to gross incompetence, I managed to overlook Aighanen....

Great report, and fantastic piccies - such a wonderful place....
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