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===Mountains===
 
===Mountains===
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There are far to many mountains in Scotland to cover them all here.
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General definitions:
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Munroe - mountain above 3000 feet.
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Corbett - mountains between 2500 and 3000 feet.
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Some popular mountains by group
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''Far north''
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* '''Ben Hope'''
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* '''Ben Loyal'''
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* '''Foinaven'''
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* '''Ben Stack''' - neither particularly high nor well known but a little gem.
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''northern Torridonian mountains'' - i.e. Mountains of Torridonian sandstone north of Ullapool.
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* '''Quinag''' - An easy Corbett for beginners as it's possible to start well up from the main road south from Kylescu.
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* '''Suilven''' - easier than it looks but its distance from roads makes it a challenge.
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* '''Cul Mor'''
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* '''Cul Beag'''
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* '''Stac Pollaidh''' - Less than a Corbett but with an outstanding shape and rock ridge - unfotunately much eroded because of its proximity to the road.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==

Revision as of 14:53, 27 March 2008

Highland is a county in Scotland.

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Map of Highland

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Glenfinnan Monument

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Mountains

There are far to many mountains in Scotland to cover them all here.

General definitions: Munroe - mountain above 3000 feet. Corbett - mountains between 2500 and 3000 feet.

Some popular mountains by group

Far north
  • Ben Hope
  • Ben Loyal
  • Foinaven
  • Ben Stack - neither particularly high nor well known but a little gem.
northern Torridonian mountains - i.e. Mountains of Torridonian sandstone north of Ullapool.
  • Quinag - An easy Corbett for beginners as it's possible to start well up from the main road south from Kylescu.
  • Suilven - easier than it looks but its distance from roads makes it a challenge.
  • Cul Mor
  • Cul Beag
  • Stac Pollaidh - Less than a Corbett but with an outstanding shape and rock ridge - unfotunately much eroded because of its proximity to the road.

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