In a parallel (pandemic-free) timeline we'd have been in Strawberry Cottage celebrating with family this weekend, possibly climbing An Socach with some of them today. When we came up with this alternative plan going for Munro Tops, it hadn't occurred to us that this was our first return to these Munros since we climbed them when we got married 6 years ago!
Took a different approach this time, cycling in from Killilan to make a loop past Iron Lodge. Tough going! Got wet feet going over boggy ground, then caught in the rain as the clouds dropped (at which point we decided not to include Socach today)... but then it cleared to give some views
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