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Glas Tulaichean, Carn an Righ, Beinn Iutharn Mhor

Munros: Beinn Iutharn Mhor, Carn an Righ, Glas Tulaichean

Date walked: 21/01/2017

Time taken: 7 hours

Distance: 26.9km

Ascent: 1482m

Wee jaunt to Spittal of Glenshee to do Glas Tulaichean & Carn an Righ, we done the cheat paid the £2.00 to park at the hotel and glad we did. The walk in would have been fine but I think I'd just moan all the way from the hotel to the actual start car park if we hadn't. Cracking day for walking, good clear sky and not too much snow the only thing to question the sanity of being out was the temperature gauge showing minus 6.5. The ground was good walking due to the frost firm it up so no issues with wet grass or peat bogs. 2 hours from the car we were on top of Glas Tulaichean trying to work out how to get over to Carn an Righ by going straight down the side of the hill instead of following the path all the way round, off we went cutting a good bit off the route, this got us thinking if we can get up to Carn an Righ reasonably quick we could manage Beinn Iutharn Mhor and still be back to the car before the darkness settled in.

On the tops the wind was bitter so despite awesome views and cloud inversions all round it was to cold to sit around taking them in, obligatory photos were taken and we we're off. Loch nan Eun was stunning due to it being frozen over and the hills around it being light up by the sinking sun, awesome

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Kenny Monaghan


Activity: Walker
Pub: TheDrovers
Mountain: Chir Mhor
Place: Arran
Gear: Garmin Etrex 30
Member: none
Camera: Fujifilm Finepix HS30exr
Ideal day out: Ridge walk
Ambition: Retire and walk the world

Munros: 196
Corbetts: 11
Grahams: 3
Donalds: 8
Wainwrights: 8
Hewitts: 6
Sub 2000: 2
Long Distance routes: West Highland Way    Forth & Clyde and Union canal towpath    Great Glen Way    Kintyre Way   



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Statistics

2017

Trips: 1
Distance: 26.9 km
Ascent: 1482m
Munros: 3

2016

Trips: 12
Distance: 166.4 km
Ascent: 12606m
Munros: 27

2015

Trips: 11
Distance: 155.45 km
Ascent: 12990m
Munros: 20
Corbetts: 1

2014

Trips: 4
Munros: 4
Sub2000s: 1

2013

Trips: 2
Distance: 7.5 km
Munros: 3

2012

Trips: 2
Distance: 24 km
Ascent: 1474m
Munros: 7

2011

Trips: 8
Distance: 94.1 km
Ascent: 7228m
Munros: 13
Corbetts: 1


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