Meall nan Tarmachan
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The Tarmachan Ridge, Meall nan Tarmachan or Kenmore Hill
Sunday 17th November
Car Trip: Blairgowrie (Wellmeadow): 8:00am Alyth (Square): 7:45am
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A Walk – The Tarmachan Ridge
Park at Carpark NN604383. Head out of carpark and follow the track 500m SW NN602379. Follow ridge NNW to minor top (923m) NN589385. Descend NW to col then ascend through rocks to Meall nan Tarmachan (M-1044m). NN585390. Head SW on ridge to summit of Meall Garbh NN578383. Descend WNW on ridge NN573385. Continue WSW to summit of Beinn nan Eachan NN569383. Descend SW to col NN565381. Ascend SW to Summit of Creag na Caillich NN562377. Descend SSW turning E to join track in Coire Fionn Lairige NN567367. Continue E to T junction NN586369. Turn SE to bend in path NN593366. Continue NE on track to return NN604383.
Start at Ben Lawers Car Park.
Approx. distance: 12.7 km
Total ascent: 783m
Min. walking time: 5.5 - 6.5 hrs
B Walk – Meall nan Tarmachan
Start from junction of road to Glen Lyon and track near bridge NN604383. Follow track 500m SW NN602379. Follow ridge NNW to minor top (923m) NN589385. Descend NW to col then ascend through rocks to Meall nan Tarmachan summit NN585390. Return by same route.
Approx. distance: 8 km
Total ascent: 635 m
Min. walking time: 3.5 hrs
C Walk – Kenmore Hill
Waymarked circuit on and around Kenmore Hill. Start carpark off Kenmore - Amulree road NN786445 signposted Woodland walks. Take trail to left of Information board, then immediately take right fork. Path is waymarked: follow red way markers around circuit.
Approx. distance: 5.km
Total ascent: 224m
Min. walking time: 1.5 - 2 hrs
The next club meet is the Club Night 22nd November.