The Horse’s Back – Bac an Eich

Gleann Chorainn, Strathconon

Hill: Bac An Eich (Back or Bank of the Horse) 849m / 2791ft
Distance: 15km
Ascent: 860m

Last week continued with unseasonally warm and sunny weather up here near Inverness and looking at the Mountain Weather Information Service forecast showed this weather was also extending to the hills.  The forecast for Northwest Highlands showed:  “How Wet? = No rain”, and “Chance of cloud free Munros = 90%”. Too good not to head out. OK, the wind was going to be a wee bit blowy at 40 – 50mph and gusts of up to 70mph on the higher tops, so probably best to stick to the low-ish hills then!
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