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Drumochter quartet

Drumochter quartet


Postby Mrs Scoob » Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:42 pm

Route description: A' Mharconaich and Geal Charn, Drumochter

Munros included on this walk: A' Mharconaich, Beinn Udlamain, Geal-charn (Drumochter), Sgairneach Mhor

Date walked: 27/12/2017

Time taken: 7.5 hours

Distance: 23.2 km

Ascent: 1234m

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We had a rest yesterday, having compleated round 2 the day before... so decided to top up our Munro count for the year :wink: These 4 takes us to 100 for 2017 :D Since we're 'banking' for round 3, but only the hills that we've both done 3 times, we were starting this round on 15 done already before this walk :)

This time we went for a reverse loop, going anti-clockwise with Geal Charn first. My GPS tracking hadn't started, so only switched this on part way up first climb when I realised :( We parked in the big truck-top across the A9, and started with most of the road walk. Sunshine and views to start, then clagged in for the final summit before it turned freezing :shock: then finished with a short road walk back.

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First road walk done, no one else here yet
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Geal Charn
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Second summit, A' Mharconaich
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Final summit
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The ice man, lol :D
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