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A' Chioch - but not Beinn Bhan

A' Chioch - but not Beinn Bhan

by Alteknacker » Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:21 pm

Date walked: 06/04/2019

Time taken: 5.75 hours

Distance: 8.5 km

Ascent: 775m

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Re: A' Chioch - but not Beinn Bhan

Postby dav2930 » Fri May 17, 2019 5:05 pm

Alteknacker wrote:
dav2930 wrote:I've been meaning to explore the Applecross hills for many years but just never seem to get round to it. If the forecast is promising we might be up that way in a couple of weeks time, hoping to check out Patey's classic on the Cioch Nose (with a rope, I hasten to add).

As per my response to Malky_c above, my original tentative plan had been to take a look at the Chioch Nose. Well, I did, and after also reading a description of it, decided it was likely to be a bit technically difficult for me to attempt solo. Hence going for a' Chioch instead.

Did you get the weather for an ascent of the Nose???? If so, I hope you write it up.

We're on our way up there tomorrow morning. I'll be thinking of you AK; if we do the route I'll write up a detailed report with lots of info. Fingers crossed with the weather!
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