FORT WILLIAM August 2006


Tuesday 8th Aug 2006


Steve on the Lower Slopes of Stob a' Choire Mheadhoin Above Loch Treig

Two Roughty Toughty Mountain Men on Stob a' Choire Mheadhoin

Two Even Rougher Looking Ones

Steve Nearing the Summit of Stob Coire Easian ("I am missing sticks")

The Anguish of Having to go Back up Stob a' Choire Mheadhoin to get Back to the Car

Wednesday 9th Aug 2006

Michael Looking for a Route up the Eastern Slopes of Gulvain

Michael and the Northern Summit of Gulvain

The Summit of Gulvain

A Well Earned Rest After a Washed out Bridge and Setting off up the Wrong Glen

Michael Leaving Gulvain Only to get Lost in the Woods Again

Thursday 10th Aug 2006

 Climbing Out of Glen Etive

Nearing the Grassy Domed Summit of Meall nan Eun

Looking Across to Stob coir'an Albannaich our Next Hill From the Slopes of Meall Tarsuinn

John and Steve Nearing the Top of  Stob coir'an Albannaich

At Last the Summit of Glas Bheinn Mhor After a Failed Attempt 10 months Earlier


Monarch of  Glen Etive

Glas Bheinn Mhor From the Path Back to Glen Etive

Friday 11th Aug 2006

Stob Ghabhar and Stob a' Choire Odhair from Loch Tulla after Leaving a Car at Victoria Bridge

"We Should Have Taken the Chairlift"

Looking East over the end of  Meall a' Bhuiridh Towards Rannoch Moor

Leaving the Western Slope of Meall a' Bhuiridh

 The Kingshouse Hotel in Glen Coe From The Col Separating Creise and Meall a' Bhuiridh

Looking Down Glen Etive From the top of Creise

Buachaille Etive Mor  From the Summit of Creise

Steve Doing his Best to Hide it

Jeff Having a Break Admiring the Hills in Glen Etive

Making our way to the Long Connecting Ridge up to Stob Ghabhar

Looking North from the Summit of Stob Ghabhar at the Route we Took to get Here

 Steve in Front of Buachaille Etive Mor, Creise and Meall a' Bhuiridh

Looking Down to Stob a' Choire Odhair the Last Hill of the Week

Going Over the Eastern Ridge of Stob Ghabhar to get to our Last Hill

Looking Back up the Ridge at "STICKS"

Now all we Have to do is Get Off it

Still a bit Further yet

All Safe and Sound at the End of a Very Successful Week


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