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9 Oct 12   Beinn Sgritheall, above Arnisdale on the northern shore of Loch Hourn.

A bit cloudy at first then mostly sunny later but a bit hazy at times.

Also see here,  here  and here

Sunrise over Camas Bàn bay on Loch Hourn.

Loch Hourn from above the Bealach Arnasdail.  There is good track
from Arnisdale village to the bealach though it's not shown on the map.

Loch Hourn and Camas Bàn bay.

Loch Hourn and the Knoydart hills from near the eastern summit of Beinn Sgritheall.

Ben Nevis in the far distance.

Glen Barrisdale and Sgurr na Ciche, in Knoydart.

The ridge of Beinn Sgritheall with the main summit on the right.  To the left are
the hills of Knoydart and in the far distance can be seen the islands of Eigg and Rum.

Knoydart over Loch Hourn.  At the bottom left is Camas Bàn bay and the village of Arnisdale.

Beinn Sgritheall from the eastern summit.

Loch Hourn and the mountains of Knoydart from the summit.

At the summit of Beinn Sgritheall (974m).  I thought my luck was out
as the mist suddenly blew up from nowhere, however it soon cleared.

A distant view of the Cuillins on Skye.

Loch Hourn and Knoydart from the summit as the sun came out again.

Looking down the west ridge, my descent route.

Splendid skies.

A bit less hazy now and Eigg and Rum a lot clearer.

Heading down the west ridge.

I can't get enough of that view..!

Looking back up Loch Hourn to Glen Barrisdale.

Beinn Sgritheall from a small tarn at the foot of the west ridge.

A last look at Loch Hourn from the col at the foot of the west ridge.

Rowan berries.

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