"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, September 17, 2006

A walk in Scotland is a hike at home!!

Yesterday we took a "walk" with Toni and her friends Andrew and Sue. We drove to Abiemore, which is a ski resort in the winter and then a bit further where we walked up the hill
Meall a Bhuachaille. We started at about 1pm and were back down around 5 pm. Stright up and straight down!!!! We walked about 5 miles and gained about 1500 feet in elevation The hill is about 812 meters high. Here are a few shots:


Looking down from the top....



On the top....





















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