Some visibility again!
9th February 2017
It’s been a claggy couple of day at Creag Meagaidh, clearer today but Â very cold on the tops.
A very snowy looking Coire nan Gall withÂ the sunlight catching cross loaded aspects on the crags. Accumulations are quite variable -Â the coire backwall to the right of the shot which is pretty much bang on East hasÂ a scoured upper sectionÂ where a cornice often forms, now bare rock at plateau level – more noticeable in photo below.
A rather distant shot, apologies. I was on my way round to the Eastern edge of our patch when theÂ vista appeared and as I don’t often see from this location ( with The Window framed by the lower col of Na Cnapanan) thought it worth taking – highlights Â the quite variable cover; deep in places, at lower elevations, withÂ upper slopes to the Window still devoid of snow.
The homeward run, on return from Coire a Bhein – a very clear snowline at around 500m
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10th February 2017 7:20 pm
Thanks for this info. Great to see photos of the current conditions.
10th February 2017 11:59 pm
As always – it’s an ever changing landscape!
Thanks for your support……