1. Welcome to NikonCafe.com—a friendly Nikon camera & photography discussion forum!

    If you are thinking of buying a camera or need help with your photos, you will find our forum members full of advice! Click here to join for free!

Auchineden Hill - The Whangie - Scotland

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by antsplan, Jul 20, 2008.

  1. A few handheld snaps taken yesterday whilst walking the dog.

    "Description

    Whang: Scottish dialect word meaning 'thick slice'. The Whangie is a huge gash in the rocks below Auchineden Hill and has been used by generations of rock-climbers as a training-ground. It has a hidden opening reached via a short clamber up some rocks. Inside The Whangie, a path meanders for some three hundred feet between sheer rock walls fifty feet high. The route climbs to the trig point on Auchineden Hill which provides fine views across to the Kilpatrick hills, Dumgoyne Hill, Loch Lomond, Ben Lomond and the Arrochar Alps. "

    2685323613_e694664ea4_o.jpg
    Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)


    2686138248_067a9415c5_o.png
    Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)


    2685321783_9d393ba652_o.jpg
    Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.