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kernowclimber
2014-06-17 13:20:27
"Mcrtchly and Kernowclimber meet the Mountain Goat" from kernowclimber Contract pics
Picture: Mcrtchly and Kernowclimber meet the Mountain Goat (Contract pics)

The hills are alive with MVers!
After bumping into fellow MVer, Wicklore, the day before on the Glenbeigh Horseshoe, you wouldn't think lightning would strike twice, would you? Wrong! On a sunny Monday afternoon, we had wandered up the quiet and deserted track from a sugar pink farmhouse and were languishing atop Colly when we saw a figure approaching the summit cairn from the direction of the neighbouring valley. We exchanged pleasantries, but the way he was waving his GPS about in an attempt to locate and log the summit had something of Mountainviews about it. Naturally we asked the million dollar question. Affirmative, and it turned out to be Simon Byrne who readers will know from our last newsletter is on a quest to bag all the Vandeleur-Lynam and Arderin summits (454 hills in total), in 12 months! It was an honour to meet this inspirational young man and we wish him the best of luck on the remainder of his extraordinary quest.
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