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Breabag

Corbetts: Breabag

Date walked: 14/06/2021

Time taken: 4.06 hours

Distance: 12.28km

Ascent: 775m

Walked out of fisherfield the day previously and thought about sleeping in the car again or putting the tent back up. As it was my birthday I thought sod that treat yourself . Forestway bunkhouse was full so it was a bandb in ullapool, the chippie, a shower, long comfy lie in ( till half 6) great breakfast and out the door and head up past Elphin to Breabag
Just a few pics from a good wee ( windy) walk
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The start of the walk

On past the waterfall and pool
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Then along on the lower path past the bone caves
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then got higher above the stream bed till clear of the high point and down to the stream bed again.
Time to head up and it was time for the weather to start getting windier .
And it got windier and it got wetter tried to stay left of some creags on the way to the summit to stop briefly for a few seconds out the wind.
Passed a ptarmigan faking the old wounded wing and about 6 of her young on the way up. Hardy creatures!!
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Windiest I've felt it ion a top in a couple of years- fighting to stay upright
Brief minute or so in the windshelter out the weather and time to head down- a bit quicker.
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The way I'd just come

Went upto the bone caves for a nosey inside on the way back and stopped at Elphin t room for a coffee before the long journey back south.
A good few days away - it always is up the far north

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A wee saunter into Fisherfield

Attachment(s) Munros: A' Mhaighdean, Ruadh Stac Mòr, Sgùrr Bàn
Corbetts: Beinn a' Chlaidheimh
Date walked: 11/06/2021
Distance: 63.3km
Views: 29


Riley's 1st Munro - age 5 and 3 months

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Attachment(s) Munros: Ben Lomond
Date walked: 06/06/2021
Distance: 12.95km
Ascent: 974m
Views: 17


Back to Talla

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Attachment(s) Donalds: Talla Cleuch Head
Date walked: 02/06/2021
Distance: 6.21km
Ascent: 350m
Views: 11


Buachaille Etive Beag again

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Attachment(s) Munros: Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag), Stob Dubh (Buachaille Etive Beag)
Date walked: 30/05/2021
Distance: 9.34km
Ascent: 900m
Views: 12


Just a wee walk today

Attachment(s) Munros: An Sgarsoch, Càrn an Fhìdhleir (Càrn Ealar)
Date walked: 19/05/2021
Distance: 44.6km
Ascent: 1059m
Comments: 3
Views: 2380


Back to Coulter

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Grahams: Culter Fell
Donalds: Chapelgill Hill, Culter Fell
Date walked: 15/05/2021
Distance: 13km
Ascent: 730m
Views: 62


Croft Head and Loch Fell

Attachment(s) Grahams: Croft Head
Donalds: Croft Head, Loch Fell
Date walked: 14/05/2021
Distance: 12.39km
Ascent: 810m
Views: 164


The Manor Valley

Attachment(s) Donalds: Black Law, Greenside Law
Date walked: 06/05/2021
Distance: 16.69km
Ascent: 700m
Views: 155


Go when it's dry

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Attachment(s) Munros: Meall Ghaordaidh
Date walked: 29/04/2021
Distance: 10.17km
Ascent: 895m
Views: 66

Coop


Activity: Mountain Walker
Mountain: Sgurr nan Gillean
Gear: Spare compass
Ideal day out: Getting back down and seeing someone take a selfie with a mountain and thinking " I've just climbed that"
Ambition: Open a miniature on 282
Walk wishlist

Munros: 273
Corbetts: 119
Grahams: 61
Donalds: 82
Sub 2000: 7
Islands: 5



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Statistics

2021

Trips: 30
Distance: 463.16 km
Ascent: 22631m
Munros: 19
Corbetts: 6
Grahams: 12
Donalds: 7

2020

Trips: 52
Distance: 950.69 km
Ascent: 44452m
Munros: 34
Corbetts: 27
Grahams: 24
Donalds: 30
Sub2000s: 4

2019

Trips: 76
Distance: 1119.3 km
Ascent: 66894m
Munros: 45
Corbetts: 38
Grahams: 23
Donalds: 30
Sub2000s: 3

2018

Trips: 68
Distance: 1098.45 km
Ascent: 66213m
Munros: 60
Corbetts: 41
Grahams: 8
Donalds: 7

2017

Trips: 71
Distance: 1107 km
Ascent: 69586m
Munros: 100
Corbetts: 19
Grahams: 3
Donalds: 9

2016

Trips: 47
Distance: 507.75 km
Ascent: 43899m
Munros: 84
Corbetts: 1


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