A balmy day

20th April 2019

A day of light South-Westerly winds with highs of plus 14 degrees Celsius on the summit of Cairngorm.  The soft spring snowpack continues deplete noticeably on the plateau.  A few ski tourers were out and about linking patches together.  Many hill walkers were enjoying the warm temperatures.

A pano of the plateau, the summit of Cairngorm is to the right

Looking down Marquis Well

Carn Etchachan and the Shelter Stone – Ben Macdui in the middle distance.

Looking from the summit of Cairngorm towards Beinn Mheadhoin.  Loch Avon below.

Snow runs down the length of Ciste Mhearad burn

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