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Wet and muddy in Glen Roy

Wet and muddy in Glen Roy


Postby Mrs Scoob » Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:24 pm

Sub 2000' hills included on this walk: Beinn a'Mhonicag

Date walked: 05/07/2020

Time taken: 1.35 hours

Distance: 2.63 km

Ascent: 355m

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With restrictions now lifted from the travel distance for leisure, it was no surprise that the weather took a turn for the worse :roll: :lol: We didn't want to miss the chance to get out though, even if just 'drive-by' sight-seeing, so we headed north. We ended up going down Glen Roy and figured since we were here, we'd nip up this 'wee hill' - that's another Marilyn in the bag. :D


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A wet morning, but everything's very green :)
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Looking good in between showers
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Heading up the hill in sunshine from the Glen Roy viewpoint
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Rain not far away in the other direction
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By the time we reached the summit, we were pretty drookit
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Heading down again; Scoob had no sooner mentioned how slippy the wet ground was now, when I took a wee slide (rolls eyes! Took a while to get all the mud off, ha!)
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Our stats; fairly close again, so I've recorded the average for ascent
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