Carn Gorm

Route: Carn Gorm, Meall Garbh, Carn Mairg and Creag Mhor

Munros: Carn Gorm, Carn Mairg, Creag Mhor (Meall na Aighean), Meall Garbh (Carn Mairg)

Date walked: 11/03/2012

Time taken: 7.25 hours

Distance: 19.7km

Ascent: 1310m

The gentle climb to Carn Gorm was actually quite difficult I though (though i am pretty unfit). The low cloud cover and the 65mph winds on the summits didn't make for a hugely enjoyable experience but all in all, it was a good walk. I even got to shoe ski down the east side of Carn Mairg which knocked a good 15 minutes off the time.

I would say this is quite an easy walk once the initial beasting up Carn gorm is completed, though if you are taking a dog the rocks at Carn Mairg and Meall a' Bharr will make things difficult for your pooch and depending on your dog, you may need to lift them over that patch

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