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Blog for January 19th, 2020

January 19th, 2020
Winter circular ridge walk in Glen Nevis
Stob Ban & Mullach nan Coirean

Break out of the wind just below bealach, Ben Nevis in background
Initial view of Stob Ban from bealach
Sgurr a' Mhaim on left with Devils Ridge to right
Looking down Glen Nevis
Skiers ascending gully on Stob Ban
View to east of Stob Ban summit
Looking towards Glen Coe hills
Remainder of walk including ridge off Mullach nan Coirean to far right
View across to Ben Nevis
Loose snow being blown by strong winds over sastrugi
Looking back along the ridge leading to Stob Ban on the right
Route round to the 917m spot height
Sky starting to redden, looking over to the Beinn A'bheithir horseshoe by Ballachulish