Aviemore YH, Aviemore (19 – 21 March 2010)

Five club members attended the weekend meet to Aviemore:
Andy, Colin, Malcolm, Bob and Linda.

On Friday,
– Andy and Colin ascended Carn na h-Easgainn and Meall Mor.

On Saturday,
– Andy, Colin, Bob and Malcolm all ascended Bynack More (and got back in plenty time to watch the Scotland-Ireland rugby game in the Cairngorm Hotel).

On Sunday,
– Malcolm and Andy ascended Ord Ban and Beinn Mhor.

Assortment of photos from weekend:

Carn na h-Easgainn:

Looking back to start:

Colin ascending Carn na h-Easgainn:

Windfarm from summit of Carn na h-Easgainn:

View towards Kessock bridge from summit of Carn na h-Easgainn:

Looking across to Carn na h-Easgainn from summit of Meall Mor:

Colin, Malcolm, Bob and Andy at start of walk:

Path near Glenmore Lodge:

An Lochan Uaine:

Ryvoan bothy:

Colin, Malcolm and Bob at footbridge over River Nethy:

Strath Nethy:

Looking back to Meall a’Buichaille:

Ascending lower slopes of Bynack More:

Heading for ridge of Bynack More:

A distant Ben Rinnes:


Ridge to summit of Bynack More:

On the ridge:

View from ridge:

Ascending the ridge:

Bob and Malcolm approaching summit:

Malcolm, Bob, and Colin taking a photo of another group, at summit:

Improving weather during descent:

Loch an Eilein:

Approaching summit of Ord Ban:

Aviemore from summit of Ord Ban:

Cairngorm from Ord Ban:

Beinn Mhor:

Malcolm at summit of Beinn Mhor:

Andy on summit of Beinn Mhor:

Ben Rinnes:

Bynack More from Beinn Mhor:

Grantown on Spey: