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Family walk, The Whangie & Auchineden Hill

Route: The Whangie, Kilpatrick Hills

Date walked: 24/05/2013

Time taken: 2 hours

Distance: 4.5km

Ascent: 180m

The girls had cleared out the walking kit shop in preparation for their Cub camp and needed to get their new boots good and muddy!

So on a beautiful sunny May bank holiday Friday we went up The Whangie.
Whangie 2013.jpg


The view for lunch is pretty awesome and the girls managed to point out The Cobbler and Ben Lomond!
LochLomond 2013.jpg
What a view for a picnic!!


We then carried on round and up to the trig point on Auchineden Hill, which was also scaled!
Trig Point Lili.jpg
Auchineden Hill conquered by Lili

Trig Point Cora.jpg
Auchineden Hill conquered by Cora


From there we took the path across the top and back down to the car park.
The boots were well and truly broken in... Especially Lili's as she insisted on walking through every muddy puddle available, one of which came up over the top of her boots!! :roll:
:clap: :clap: :clap: Good Day :D :D :D

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Statistics

2013

Trips: 1
Distance: 4.5 km
Ascent: 180m

2012

Trips: 5

2011

Trips: 4
Distance: 58 km
Grahams: 1
Donalds: 2


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