lochan

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lochan

(ˈlɒxən; ˈlɒkən)
n
(Physical Geography) Scot a small inland loch
[C18: Gaelic, diminutive of loch]
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Ahead is what looks like a solid wall but closer examination reveals a ramp cutting across its face from right to left taking you up to a wonderful picture viewpoint beside two little lochans.
The way ahead is obvious, by a group of small lochans that were still ice-covered when we passed.