A gusty day

28th January 2022

Although no precipitation was forecast and there wasn’t a single rain cloud in sight, it was one of those days where a few large splodges of rain fell from the sky after being carried for miles on the Westerly gales. ¬†Walking into the corries was fairly straight forward apart from a gusty tailwind. ¬†Once in the corrie itself the wind speed and direction became unpredictable with the chance of being blown over or swept away; boulder fields were best avoided.

 

Straight forward underfoot conditions at this level, but this group decided they had gone far enough once they encountered the full impact of unpredictable gusts.

Looking towards Coire an t- Sneachda from the East side of the Morains.

The path leading into Coire an t-Sneachda.

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