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Binnein Shios

Binnein Shios


Postby Mrs Scoob » Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:26 pm

Grahams included on this walk: Binnein Shios

Date walked: 06/07/2020

Time taken: 5.45 hours

Distance: 18.2 km

Ascent: 633m

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Having visited the other Binnein one crazy day a few years back, we were just going for the furthest one today. Walked out along Loch Laggan, turning in a few times before we finally found a do-able line up to the top and out to the summit. Took a wider line back, coming around the edge of the more heavily forested section - came back out fairly close to the first turning we'd tried :roll: :lol:


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Nearing the Loch; Creag Meagaidh Tops (a route we'd thought about doing today) looking clear over there too
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Lovely path along the Loch
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No clear path up; we'd already turned back from bog and bush-whacking
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Found a line we were happy to tackle :)
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Looking back
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Got quite steep!
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The other Binnein over to our right as we reached the top
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Easier going now to get along to the summit
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Summit view to the east
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Heading back, we walked along the top of the tree line to find an easier route through (lots of deer out here today but they're just a blur in my pics, ha!)
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Back on the good track; just for the long walk out now, before the rain starts (made it!)
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Our stats; recorded average ascent
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