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Knocking off Knockan

Knocking off Knockan

Postby Alfachick » Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:03 pm

Sub 2000' hills included on this walk: Knockan

Date walked: 28/08/2019

Time taken: 1.5 hours

Distance: 7.5 km

Ascent: 150m

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On my way up to visit relatives in the highlands I figured that the dogs would need a pee stop and that as that was happening I may as well knock off a sub 2000er and a trig en route.

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Well as I am sure a lot of you are aware the relentless march of the wind turbines across Moray has not left this little hill un touched, there is a wind farm that covers both the small hills that I was interesed in. This made the going very easy indeed but also very boring. Not that much could be done to make either of these hills in any way interesting. They were so boring in fact that I only took a few pictures of the dogs and almost nothing else!

Brutus atop the trig on Knockans neighbouring hill

Cesar frolicking in the heather happy to be out of the car.

Ben Aigan and a turbine
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Location: Aberdeenshire

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