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Ben Chonzie

Ben Chonzie


Postby Alan B » Tue Sep 08, 2020 2:15 pm

Route description: Ben Chonzie via Glen Lednock

Munros included on this walk: Ben Chonzie

Date walked: 31/08/2020

Time taken: 4 hours

Distance: 12.9 km

Ascent: 713m

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Bank Holiday Monday walk with Mrs B. Both get the English bank holiday so kids in school. Saw them off and around a 90 minute drive to Glen Lednock. 4 or 5 cars there when we arrived around 9.30am but loads of cars parked on our return.

Straightforward & enjoyable walk. Dry with white clouds well above summit level. Good walking weather although quite a windchill on the summit plateau. Spent about 20 minutes in the shelter cairn having a bite to eat then headed back. Started to get very busy on our descent.

Kept an eye out for the mountain hares that inhabit this area but only saw a dead one underwater just below the small dam on our return.
Alan B
 
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