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Beinn Fhada

Beinn Fhada


Postby GariochTom » Wed Jul 24, 2013 4:37 am

Route description: Beinn Fhada (or Ben Attow)

Munros included on this walk: Beinn Fhada

Date walked: 29/06/2013

Time taken: 7.5 hours

Distance: 16 km

Ascent: 1234m

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I think I'll make this a walk report of pictures and few words...

An enjoyable walk especially due to the diversity of plants we saw in the glen, before and after being in the clouds higher up...

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Loch Duich in the distance by GariochT, on Flickr

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Butterfly Orchid by GariochT, on Flickr

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Gleann Choinneachain in Kintail by GariochT, on Flickr

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Bealach an Sgairne, between A' Ghlas Bheinn and Meall a' Bhealaich by GariochT, on Flickr

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Southern end of A' Ghlas Beinn by GariochT, on Flickr

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Boggyness by GariochT, on Flickr

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Foggyness by GariochT, on Flickr

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Waterfall of Allt a' Coire-an Sgairne by GariochT, on Flickr

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Meadow Crane's-Bill? by GariochT, on Flickr

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Generic orchid... by GariochT, on Flickr

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Sphagnum moss by GariochT, on Flickr

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Ferns by GariochT, on Flickr

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Abstract by GariochT, on Flickr

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Northern Eggar Moth by GariochT, on Flickr
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Re: Beinn Fhada

Postby bootsandpaddles » Wed Jul 24, 2013 7:00 am

Brilliant photos of plants.
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Re: Beinn Fhada

Postby mrssanta » Wed Jul 24, 2013 9:22 am

Wonderful pictures. It's amazing the large variety of plants on the hills
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