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A perfect day above Glen Strathfarrar – [# 245 – 247]

An Riabhachan (1129m); Sgurr na Lapaich (1150m) and Carn nan Gobhar (992m) Pronunciation:             Un Reeavochan; Skoor na Lapeech; Karn nern Go-er Translation:                  the Grey (or Speckled) One; Peak of the Bog; Hill of Goats Total distance:             18.9km Total time:   … Continue reading

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Another long day in Glen Affric – [# 242 – 244]

Mullach na Dheiragain (982m);  Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan (1151m) & An Socach (921m)  Pronunciation:            Mooluch nuh Yerrigan; Skoor nern Kerravnun; Un Sorcoch Translation:                 Summit of the Kestrel; Peak … Continue reading

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The Glen Affric giants – [# 239 – 241]

Mam Sodhail (1181m); Beinn Fhionnlaidh (1005m) & Carn Eige (1183m) Pronunciation:             Mam Sowell; Bine Ee-yoonly; Karn Ayr Translation:                  Breast-shaped Hill of the Barn; Finlay’s Mountain; File Cairn Total distance:             29.6km Total time:                 … Continue reading

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Glen Affric’s eastern Munros – [# 237 & 238]

Tom a’ Choinich (1112m) & Toll Creagach (1053m) Pronunciation:             Tom uh Hornich; Toll Kirrikuch Translation:                  Hill of the Moss; Rocky Hollow Total distance:             17.2km Total time:                    5hrs 11mins Total ascent:                 1128m … Continue reading

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On the Isle of Mull – [# 236]

Ben More (966m) Pronunciation:             Ben More Translation:                  Big Mountain Total distance:              13.4km Total time:                     4hrs 44mins Total ascent:                  1133m Weather:                        Bright, but with hill fog covering … Continue reading

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Ben Wyvis – [# 235]

Glas Leathad Mor (1046m) Pronunciation:             Glaz Leeyad Voar Translation:                  Big Grey-green Hill Total distance:             14.7km Total time:                    3hrs 40mins Total ascent:                 959m Weather:                 … Continue reading

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The Western Fannaich Range – [# 230 – 234]

A’ Chailleach (997m); Sgurr Breac (999m); Sgurr nan Each (923m); Sgurr nan Clach Geala (1093m) and Meall a’ Chrasgaidh (934m) Pronunciation:             Uh Chalyok; Skoor Vrack; Skoor nern yak; Skoor nern Klach Gee-aller; Miaowl uh Chrasgee Translation:                  Old Lady; Dappled Hill; … Continue reading

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Liathach – [# 228 & 229]

Spidean a’ Choire Leith (1055m); Mullach an Rathain (1023m) Pronunciation:             Lee-aghuch; Speedyan a Horrer Lay; Mooluch un Rahen Translation:                  the Grey One; Peak of the Grey Corrie; Height of the Pulleys Total distance:             11.5km Total time:         … Continue reading

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An easy Munro for a wet day – [# 227]

Fionn Bheinn (933m)  Pronunciation:             Feeown Vane Translation:                  Light-coloured Hill Total distance:             12.9km Total time:                    3hrs 33mins Total ascent:                 857m Weather:                       … Continue reading

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Beinn Eighe – [# 225 & 226]

Ruadh Stac Mor (1010m); Spidean Coire nan Clach (993m) Pronunciation:             Bine Ehyer – Roower Stack More; Speedyan Korrer nern Klach Translation:                  File Mountain – Big Red Steep Hill; Peak of the Stony Corrie Total distance:             18.9km Total time:     … Continue reading

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