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Ascent of Carn Mor on 2014-11-17

Climber: Lee Newton

Others in Party:Andrew Tibbetts
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, November 17, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Carn Mor
    Location:UK-Scotland
    Elevation:829 m / 2720 ft

Ascent Trip Report

A grand day out in wild country to end the season. Ascent via Strathan, Glen Dessary, and Coire an Eich. Descent into Glen Pean and damply back past the bothy. From there back to Strathan there was tree felling going on but the (new, widened) road was passable as operations had moved further up the hillside. After a pint in the Clachaig on the way, Andrew was kind enough to take me all the way back to my parents house in Edinburgh (thanks, mate!)
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:958 m / 3146 ft
    Elevation Loss:958 m / 3146 ft
    Distance:21.5 km / 13.4 mi
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Weather:Cold, Windy, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:848 m / 2785 ft
    Extra Loss:79 m / 262 ft
    Distance:11 km / 6.8 mi
    Route:Glen Dessary, Coire an Eich & east ridge
    Trailhead:End of public road alongside Loch Arkaig  60 m / 197 ft
    Time Up:3 Hours 40 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:879 m / 2884 ft
    Extra Gain:110 m / 361 ft
    Distance:10.5 km / 6.5 mi
    Route:East ridge & Glen Pean
    Trailhead:End of public road alongside Loch Arkaig  60 m / 197 ft
    Time Down:2 Hours 50 Minutes



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