Geal Chàrn, Monadhliath

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Attachment(s) Munros: Geal Chàrn (Monadhliath)
Date walked: 09/06/2021
Distance: 14km
Ascent: 756m
Views: 1

Gleouraich and Spidean Mialach

Route: Gleouraich and Spidean Mialach

Munros: Gleouraich, Spidean Mialach

Date walked: 02/06/2021

Time taken: 8 hours

Distance: 12.83km

Ascent: 1198m

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NB. My 20+ year old GPS had a hissy fit on the ridge, so the GPX file may no be entirely accurate.

I had climbed Gairich last year, with hope in my head of a glorious clear sunny day and stunning views of towards the wilderness around. However I was trolled by my arch nemesis MWIS and a forecast of good visibility turned out to be 'can barely see my hand in front of my face' clag. This was the day I had hoped for last year, sunny and clear enough to enjoy the views, though some summer haze obscured the more distant peaks

I had planned to travel in an anti-clockwise direction, as suggested by WH and every major guide book. After a last minute revision (read: started walk half asleep, climbed the wrong path and was already at 300m by time realized mistake) I opted for the opposite direction. To be honest it's all academic, this would be a fantastic walk if you did it on your hands. Great views of iconic peaks in all direction, dark forbidding looking lochs, dramatic cliffs...it ticks all the boxes.

I erred again navigationally slighly on my descent, blindly following the wrong path, I intersected a pylon road at a small dam, this mean re-joining the road about half a km further from the car, but at the end of the day it was neither here nor there.

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The Small dam at top of pylon road.

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Beinn Chaorach and Cam Chreag from Auchtertyre

Attachment(s) Corbetts: Beinn Chaorach, Cam Chreag (Auch)
Date walked: 28/04/2021
Distance: 15.8km
Ascent: 997m
Views: 119

Beinn a’Chaisteil

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Attachment(s) Corbetts: Beinn a' Chaisteil (Auch)
Date walked: 21/04/2021
Distance: 15.8km
Ascent: 937m
Views: 14

Creach Bheinn, first in 2021

Attachment(s) Corbetts: Creach Bheinn (Loch Creran)
Date walked: 15/04/2021
Distance: 16km
Ascent: 1157m
Views: 189

Meall Mor, a different view of Glencoe

Attachment(s) Grahams: Meall Mór (Glencoe)
Date walked: 09/12/2020
Distance: 14.1km
Ascent: 733m
Views: 407

Cam Chreag

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Attachment(s) Corbetts: Cam Chreag (Glen Lyon)
Date walked: 08/11/2020
Distance: 12.77km
Ascent: 767m
Views: 77

Pap of Glencoe

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Attachment(s) Grahams: Pap of Glencoe
Date walked: 04/11/2020
Distance: 6.74km
Ascent: 755m
Views: 91

Beinn Udlaidh and Beinn Bhreac-liath

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Attachment(s) Corbetts: Beinn Bhreac-liath, Beinn Udlaidh
Date walked: 26/10/2020
Distance: 12.6km
Ascent: 936m
Views: 83


Attachment(s) Munros: Gairich
Date walked: 22/10/2020
Distance: 14.4km
Ascent: 957m
Views: 334


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