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28 March 2004: Round of Loch Muick Walk Winter 2003/2004

With the thaw of the previous week and the temperatures remaining too high to go climbing, we went for a "big stomp" on the tops around Loch Muick, going over Broad Cairn, Carn Bannoch, Carn an t-Saigart Mor and eventually Lochnagar.



It was a showery, windy day, but we did have long spells of good sunshine at points. A good freeze and some more snow would return Lochnagar into good condition but I think it's too late for that now.

The highlight of the day was Alan testing out the "pulk" (aka a modified kids plastic sledge which Kristina carried all day) for their trip to Norway in a week!

Looking towards the Dubh Loch
View down Loch Muick
Alan
Looking towards the Cairngorms from the top of Carn an t-Saigart Mor.
Plane wreckage, heather burning and a rainbow.  On the slopes of Carn an t-Saigart Mor on the way to Lochnagar.
21 March 2004: Tough-Brown Traverse, Lochnagar Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
13 March 2004: Kanderhar, Coire Kander Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
07 March 2004: Tuircish Delight, Coire Kander - new/unclaimed Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
06 March 2004: Pint Size, Beinn Ghlas - new / unclaimed route Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
29 February 2004: Eagles Rocks, Lochnagar Walk Winter 2003/2004
28 February 2004: Fungle Road near Aboyne Skiing Winter 2003/2004
14 February 2004: Week skiing in Tignes & Val d'Isere Skiing Winter 2003/2004
25 January 2004: Variation of Chinook, Lochnagar Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
17 January 2004: A days skiing at Cairngorm Skiing Winter 2003/2004
11 January 2004: The Stuic, Lochnagar Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
02 January 2004: Stag Do - new route in Coire A'Ghreadaidh, Skye Winter Route Winter 2003/2004
14 December 2003: Glas Tulaichean, Glenshee Walk Winter 2003/2004
07 December 2003: Carn an Tuirc to Glas Maol, Glenshee Walk Winter 2003/2004
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