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Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest


Postby gammy leg walker » Sat Oct 30, 2010 7:24 pm

Route description: Beinn Dorain and Beinn an Dothaidh, Bridge of Orchy

Munros included on this walk: Beinn an Dothaidh, Beinn Dorain

Date walked: 29/10/2010

Time taken: 6.5 hours

Distance: 14 km

Ascent: 1228m

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Early start for this one,6.00 am my house, geared up and walking by 8.00 am me and Alan only,weather pretty poor for the first hour,hour n a half so camera in the bag all day apart from 2 summit pics 1st summit
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Beinn Dorain
2nd summit pic
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Beinn an Dothaidh
2.30 pm back at car,quick pint in Bridge of Orchy hotel then home
Last edited by gammy leg walker on Wed Nov 03, 2010 4:11 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby Merry-walker » Sat Oct 30, 2010 7:36 pm

cool pics Gammy

only a "quick" pint? :wink:
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby gammy leg walker » Sat Oct 30, 2010 7:52 pm

Only a quick pint merry-walker,had to be back home so my son-in-law alan s could take the two grand weans to a Halloween part,where my wee grand daughter has just one 1st prize for her fancy dress costume. :D :D
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby Merry-walker » Sat Oct 30, 2010 8:07 pm

:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby weescotsman » Sat Oct 30, 2010 11:33 pm

Did these 2 about a month back on a gorgeous sunny day..... agree about the bogfest part it was real stamina-sapping at times, I'll get round to adding my report eventually. 2 cracking tops though, highlight being mate Kev thinking the buzzards we saw were just giant crows...... :lol:
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby JB likes a beer » Sun Oct 31, 2010 9:42 am

Hi m8, well done on doing they two yesterday, nae steak n chips this time???? :lol:
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby gammy leg walker » Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:57 pm

JB likes a beer wrote:Hi m8, well done on doing they two yesterday, nae steak n chips this time???? :lol:




Nae this time mate,nae time,alan was under orders to be back asap :lol: :lol:
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby Alan S » Sun Oct 31, 2010 4:26 pm

Heres a few pics of the day mate :)
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Beinn Dorain 11.JPG


And heres one of your grandaughter :D
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gammy leg walker wrote:Nae this time mate,nae time

Yeh a ran out of time and was late so a kept my gear on and went dressed up as a hillwalker
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Re: Beinn Dorain / Beinn an Dothaidh bogfest

Postby JB likes a beer » Wed Nov 10, 2010 8:51 am

good report m8,weather looked good at start :lol:
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