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Chapelgill Hill

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Attachment(s) Donalds: Chapelgill Hill
Date walked: 07/05/2022
Distance: 10km
Ascent: 594m
Views: 5

Lousie Wood and Dun Law

Donalds: Dun Law, Lousie Wood Law

Date walked: 21/04/2022

Time taken: 4.25 hours

Distance: 9.5km

Ascent: 558m

Well only in writing up this report did I realise that the hill is call Lousie and not Louise. According to the online Scots dictionary, it means infested with lice. Oh dear! If I had known that ...

Warm but windy day so not too bad for walking in.


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Parked at the carpark for the Glenochar Bastle and met T. Headed through the gate expecting to see a path to the Bastle but field quite overgrown so could not see anything so just headed down to the bridge crossing the burn and the track on the other side. Lots of sheep with lambs about. Just as we were heading through the final gate, spotted a lamb on the other side of the gate/fence trying to get back in to see its mother. Neither seemed able to negotiate the gate/fence so did a bit of sheep gathering by going up the hill beyond the lamb and coaxing it back through the gate, held open by T and then **** when lamb went through. Mother and lamb seemed happy to see each other.

At the point headed up the hill towards Coupland Gair.
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Looking towards Kneesend on the way up towards Coupland Gair

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Looking back towards Glenochar and the car park.

and from there up to Lousie Wood itself.
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Looking towards Tinto from the top of Lousie Wood

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Green Lowther from Lousie Wood summit


From there it was over to Black Law across the wonderfully named Little Windgate Haas.
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Little Windgate Hass with White Law and Dun Law in the background

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Looking back towards Black Law from the other side of Little Windgate Haas

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On White Law looking back towards Lousie Wood. No sign of Little Windgate Haas at all but it is down there

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Looking N from the top of Dun Law towards the T shaped wood T said was the halfway point in journeys from Dumfries to Glasgow as a kid in the card

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Action shot going down the Kneesend

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Whitehope Law

Attachment(s) Donalds: Whitehope Law
Date walked: 04/04/2022
Distance: 4km
Ascent: 387m
Views: 234


Windlestraw Law - aliens on the plodder's route

Attachment(s) Grahams: Windlestraw Law
Donalds: Windlestraw Law
Date walked: 21/03/2022
Distance: 7.75km
Ascent: 388m
Views: 159


Lowthers

Attachment(s) Grahams: Green Lowther
Donalds: East Mount Lowther, Green Lowther, Lowther Hill
Date walked: 15/02/2022
Distance: 13km
Ascent: 572m
Views: 386


Blackhope Scar (frozen but muddy)

Attachment(s) Grahams: Blackhope Scar
Donalds: Blackhope Scar
Date walked: 07/02/2022
Distance: 13km
Ascent: 449m
Views: 235


Hudderstone

Attachment(s) Donalds: Hudderstone
Date walked: 24/01/2022
Distance: 11km
Ascent: 596m
Views: 213


Largo Law - muddy

Attachment(s) Sub 2000s: Largo Law
Date walked: 09/01/2022
Distance: 3.5km
Ascent: 267m
Views: 63


Penvalla from Stobo

Attachment(s) Sub 2000s: Penvalla
Date walked: 30/12/2021
Distance: 11.5km
Ascent: 492m
Comments: 6
Views: 587


Bishop again

Attachment(s) Sub 2000s: Bishop Hill
Date walked: 05/12/2021
Distance: 10.5km
Ascent: 436m
Views: 148

Justdrums


Activity: Walker
Place: Musselburgh

Munros: 61
Tops: 18
Corbetts: 14
Grahams: 9
Donalds: 28
Sub 2000: 23
Islands: 18



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2022

Trips: 8
Distance: 71.75 km
Ascent: 3811m
Grahams: 3
Donalds: 10
Sub2000s: 1

2021

Trips: 14
Distance: 131.3 km
Ascent: 5583m
Donalds: 6
Sub2000s: 5

2020

Trips: 17
Distance: 154.05 km
Ascent: 7808m
Munros: 2
Corbetts: 1
Grahams: 1
Donalds: 4
Sub2000s: 7

2019

Trips: 7
Distance: 36 km
Ascent: 2678m
Munros: 2
Corbetts: 2
Sub2000s: 2

2018

Trips: 7
Distance: 19.75 km
Ascent: 1137m
Munros: 2
Corbetts: 1
Donalds: 1
Sub2000s: 1

2017

Trips: 5
Donalds: 1
Sub2000s: 1

2015

Trips: 2
Distance: 17 km
Ascent: 949m
Grahams: 1
Donalds: 1
Sub2000s: 1


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