Thu 14th Apr - Sun 17th Apr, 2016

Inbhirfhaolain Hut - Glen Etive

Bob Kelly


The Grampian Club's hut in Glen Etive is an excellently situated.

At OS Grid Ref: NN158 507 it is about 7 miles down the minor road to Loch Etive from the junction of the A82 Tyndrum to Fort William Road.

A full description of the hut and its facilities can be found here:

http://www.grampianclub.org/about-the-grampian-club/club-properties/the-club-hut

The club has the whole hut booked so 13 places at £8 per night.

The hillwalking posibilities, actually walking from the hut, are excellent with Ben Starav being the classic.  There are eight Munros within
walking distance and a clutch of Corbetts.

As a rock climbing venue it is also excellent with the famous Trilleachan Slabs nearby.

[Watch this space for a more full rock climbing possiblities]

Our President intends to be greedy (or he can't make his mind up) with a day of rock climbing, a day's Munro walking and a days
winter (surely spring) climbing on the Ben.

Your more 'umble meet leader will be doing what he usually does on these occasions and any company will be most welcome.



Bob Kelly



Stuart Hurworth on P1 Smiths Route V,5 Ben Nevis (Andy Stratford)
The exit from Smiths Route (Andy Stratford)
Looking back down the cornice tunnel - what a finish! (Andy Stratford)
Clear views from the top of The Ben (Andy Stratford)
Stuart down-climbing No4 Gully (Andy Stratford)
Day 2: Approach to the Etive Slabs (Andy Stratford)








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