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Munros: Moruisg

Date walked: 13/05/2024

Time taken: 4.1 hours

Distance: 11.9km

Ascent: 899m

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Our Route

After some overnight light rain the hills started to clear

ImageMoruisg by the_greenman2000, on Flickr
Where we were heading

A fairly dull, wet, and in places very steep climb lead to a large cairn NOT on the top of the hill. The summit was a little further over and quite windy. Check out the dogs ears.

ImageMoruisg by the_greenman2000, on Flickr
A windy Moruisg summit

Dispite the summit and walk up having little to recommend it, the walk around the ridge showed that it had more to offer than first impressions.

ImageMoruisg by the_greenman2000, on Flickr
View back to the summit

The walk out wasnt too back and the decent not too steep which made a nice change.
We abandonded the rest of the day. I, for one, had nothing left in my legs and just wanted a pint at Applecross. The beach at Applecross had a herd of Red Deer on the red sands.

ImageMoruisg by the_greenman2000, on Flickr
Red Deer on Red Sands

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