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weedavie
2009-03-02 14:02:33
More on lug
After reading their account,(thanks hobob) I've every sympathy with the boys stranded on Lug. They made a mistake then held it together afterwards, using all the tools at their disposal. I can sympathise with someone being over-confident on home ground. I've a habit of never taking a map on my local hills (though they're much less formidable than Lug). I've been surprised by how heavy snow transforms your perceptions, a traverse you've done 100 times before seems unrecognisable. But we're crag-free and a simple compass line will always get me out of trouble. Losing a compass (or GPS) can be much more serious but given luck and sense you can still get away with it.
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