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If I tell ye, ye willnae look.

If I tell ye, ye willnae look.

Postby johnscot55 » Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:59 pm

Route description: Ben Challum, near Tyndrum

Munros included on this walk: Ben Challum

Date walked: 28/08/2020

Time taken: 5.75 hours

Distance: 11.5 km

Ascent: 978m

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OK, you're here. It was only Ben Challum!!! Another one "in the can" for me. My "57th" individual Munro, and my, what a "variety" there has "beanz".
Low level look towards Ben Lui and pals.
The Crianlarich Munros.
Higher pic of Beinn Dubhchraig, Ben Oss and Ben Lui and Beinn Chuirn.
The steep pull up to the south summit of Ben Challum.
Looking back at the south summmit from the true summit of Ben Challum.
Summit selfie with Ben More and Stob Binnein.
Glen Lochay.
Heading back towards the south summit.
Ben More, Stob Binnein, Cruach Ardrain.
Ben More and Stob Binnein deciding no summit views.
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Re: If I tell ye, ye willnae look.

Postby Sgurr » Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:45 pm

Good for you and the 57 different varieties. This was only the 2nd Munro I did, and nobody had told me about 2nd and bigger summits. I refused to climb another hill that weekend and spent the extremely hot day in the burn instead. That's when I thought I had all the time in the world.
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Re: If I tell ye, ye willnae look.

Postby Graeme D » Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:00 pm

You'll be hitting the century before you know it! Nice photos - especially the one with the clouds just ever so gently kissing the tops of Ben More and Stob Binnein. :D
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