In Scotland, what does it mean to bag a Munro?

Question: In Scotland, what does it mean to “bag a Munro”?

Wear a kilt
Climb a mountain
Eat haggis
Win a jackpot

 

The answer is: Climb a mountain

In 1891, Sir Hugh Munro, a member of the Scottish Mountaineering Club, wrote the definitive list of all mountains in Scotland over 3,000 feet in height. Over time, these peaks became known as Munros and by the 1980s, “bagging a Munro” — or, walking to the summit of one of these mountains — was a popular pastime. Ronald Burn was the first confirmed person to have completed all 282 Munros, achieving the task in 1923.


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