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Meikle Bin

Route: Meikle Bin, Carron Valley

Sub 2000s: Meikle Bin

Date walked: 18/01/2020

Time taken: 3 hours

Distance: 14km

Ascent: 505m

First tick of the year. Not been out and about much over the past months due to my partners Knee injury. I was intending to do a couple of Munro's, I'm a bit rusty in winter conditions and hadn't brought my full winter kit so when I read about the conditions on the hills I changed my mind and found this little beauty just a few miles from where we were staying at the mother in laws, So I left the pair of them shopping and off I went. Turned out to be a great walk on a lovely cold and frosty morning. It's not the exact route documented on here I found a loop to avoid coming back the same way I went up. It did involve scrambling through the trees at one point and some very boggy ground nothing too dangerous though,


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ChrisG


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Location: Colne, Lancashire
Activity: Mountain Walker
Pub: Dog & Gun, Keswick
Place: Glen Nevis
Gear: My Rab Jacket
Camera: Nikon D810, AW110, iphone
Ambition: To take a classic image

Munros: 26
Corbetts: 4
Grahams: 2
Donalds: 2
Wainwrights: 214
Hewitts: 141
Sub 2000: 2
Islands: 5



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Statistics

2020

Trips: 1
Distance: 14 km
Ascent: 505m
Sub2000s: 1

2019

Trips: 21
Distance: 312 km
Ascent: 13021m
Munros: 2
Hewitts: 18
Wainwrights 16

2018

Trips: 26
Distance: 310.99 km
Ascent: 16936m
Munros: 2
Corbetts: 2
Sub2000s: 1
Hewitts: 16
Wainwrights 21

2017

Trips: 11
Distance: 133 km
Ascent: 7921m
Hewitts: 12
Wainwrights 25

2016

Trips: 24
Distance: 244.8 km
Ascent: 14604m
Hewitts: 21
Wainwrights 35

2015

Trips: 20
Distance: 235.56 km
Ascent: 14913m
Munros: 2
Corbetts: 1
Donalds: 2
Hewitts: 12
Wainwrights 34

2014

Trips: 28
Distance: 292.08 km
Ascent: 21979m
Munros: 5
Corbetts: 1
Grahams: 2
Hewitts: 28
Wainwrights 39

2013

Trips: 27
Distance: 327.84 km
Ascent: 23429m
Munros: 6
Hewitts: 40
Wainwrights 44

2012

Trips: 35
Distance: 500.98 km
Ascent: 35653m
Munros: 9
Hewitts: 70
Wainwrights 90

2011

Trips: 8
Distance: 93 km
Ascent: 7194m
Hewitts: 12
Wainwrights 19

2010

Trips: 1
Distance: 9 km
Ascent: 774m
Hewitts: 3
Wainwrights 4


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