Meall nan Tarmachan

4th March 2013, 24 photos.

Lovely winter walk on the Meall nan Tarmachan and the perfect little Tarmachan Ridge. Practiced some "winter skills" on the snow slopes to bypass the "bad step" that I kept telling Kim didn't exist. Until it did!!!

Yes

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Heading up

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Admiring Ben Lawers

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On Meall nan Tarmachan

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On Meall nan Tarmachan

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Up into the clouds

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Cresting a wee cornice

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Lunch - soup and coffee - on the Munro summit in the storm shelter

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Heading for Meall Garbh and the start of the fun bit

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Peeking through a gap down to Loch Tay

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Climbing Meall Garbh

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Meall Garbh summit and the start of the ridge

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On Meall Garbh summit

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On the wee ridge

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Tarmachan Ridge

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Tarmachan Ridge

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Starting to descend

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Bypassing the steep icy chimney

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Ice axe braking

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Stumbling in the deep snow

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Sunk in up to her waist!!!

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Walking out

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Nearly there

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The end of the road

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4th March 2013, 24 photos. View this album in Flickr.