Winter is approaching in the hills – some photos from hillwalking around Killin.Read more "Perthshire Hills"
Well, not quite – a few photos of Spring so far Hill walking in Glen Lyon Staff Training with Renfrewshire LeisureRead more "Spring!"
You don’t often get enough snow in Ardnamurchan for Winter climbing, but we had a few cold, snowy days with snow right down to sea level. This allowed me to get back onto Ben Hiant with my ice axe for the first time in over 18 years – the last time being New Year 2000-2001 […]Read more "Once in 18 year climb…"
I was working with?Edinburgh University Hillwalking Club at the weekend in and around the hills near Tomintoul, delivering a hill skills course. We looked at route planning and preparation, navigation skills, group leading and what to do in an emergency. A dry weekend but cold and very windy at times. Looking over to Lochnagar and […]Read more "Hill Skills Training"
Some photos of Coire an t-Sneachda from yesterday. High snow line and little cover. Cold day, but milder today and over the weekend.Read more "Northern Corries"