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A soggy boggy walk!

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Well today after i'd finished work i decided as it was such a fantastic day i'd go for a short fell walk. There was only a couple of hours day light left but it was so calm and clear i just had to go out somewhere!!

this is the start of my walk starting in Orasaigh, the first stage of the walk is a little difficult, and very steep!

But the view once you've climbed up is great!

here i am leading the way - my honey took all the photo's.

it was really boggy under foot i was so pleased that we had thought to wear our boots.

then once we'd made it up the track and followed the sign posts we got to the top and could see Loch Shaghachain, it was so calm and so peacful.

We had hoped to walk all the way to the abandand village of Stiomrabhaigh but the light was starting to fade so once we got the the top of the next hill we had to turn back.

The signs on the steep steps up the side of the hill made us laugh (once we'd managed to get safely back down again that is)

and the one that had colapsed along with a section of the steps!

I hope this will be our first walk of many and that you have enjoyed seeing it!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
PCOH051610 2/7/2013 9:04PM

    Beautiful scenery!

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DEBIGENE 1/1/2013 4:19PM

    Oh My !!! Your honey took some great shots !!! You must live in a lovely part of this world !!! So open ! Simple Gorgeous !!! I've never known anyone that lived in Scotland, so nice to meet you. Best of luck on this healthy journey, you are doing GREAT !!!!

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OLIVIANIGHT 12/27/2012 4:29AM

    Beautiful! I don't get to see enough of that being stuck in the middle of Glasgow.

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JACKIE542 12/26/2012 2:59PM

    Great walk, thank you. emoticon

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JTREMBATH 12/26/2012 2:56PM

    Great walk loved the photos.

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MILLYDALLY 12/26/2012 2:55PM

    How cool! Looks like fun to me. =)

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CHICCHANTAL 12/26/2012 2:54PM

    Absolutely fabulous, I want to see more!

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HOLLYM48 12/26/2012 1:56PM

    Thanks for taking us along on your walk. Very nice pics! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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LIFETIMER54 12/26/2012 12:50PM

  I'd say you need a touch of the white emoticon

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