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Apr 27, 2007 - Ben Nevis

Thursday 27th. April 2007: Glorious day again! so a walk up Ben Nevis was a must. The track is very large and clear so it was just a gentle 3 hour stroll to the top. Karen had called our hills in Ireland "speed bumps" but I wa chuckled to see hear her say "I need a rest!" Anyway we all made it to the top, crossing a small snow field to the cairn. The cornice was actually quite impressive. A slow descent followed, allowing for photos, then the obligitory pint of beer (or two) in the pub at the bottom of the track. A fantastic day!

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Mar 27, 2005 - Plockton through Glencoe (02-07)

This is the day where the two tour split, this section is from Plockton to Fort William where we split. We left Plockton and headed down to Eilean Donan Castle, which I've already put up a picture of the castle at night. Some of you might recognize the castle; it was used in the filming of Highlander the movie. The original castle was ruined during the 1719 Jacobite uprising; it was rebuilt in 1932. This is important for a couple of reasons. To begin with, it was left as a ruin for over 200 years, so very little of the current building is...

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