Ewan Gully

  We revisited Ben Hiant after another snowy spell over the Easter break. There was plenty of firm, deep snow in places. So, we  climbed a gully line west of the NW ridge which I descended  on New Year’s Eve 2000 after the ascent of NW ridge. The gully had less snow on it, but […]

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Once in 18 year climb…

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  […]

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(Make Your Own) Ledge Route

? Simon and I ventured out on Saturday for a bit of pre-dinner climbing on Fascadale Buttress in Ardnamurchan. We combined a few areas of rocky slabs to (probably) climb a new two-pitch route at about severe. Some areas of loose rock – Simon at one point had to trundle some rocks to make a […]

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