Late Summer

I’ve had busy August and September (so far!) working on Mountaineering Scotland Ready to Rock courses and also getting out climbing with various folk. I’ve been providing technical advice to various organisations I work for, and also working with South East Edinburgh Scouts as their mountain activities adviser, trainer and assessor. Some photos below!   […]

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Curved Ridge

Spent the day with the Scottish Widows’ Hillwalking Club bagging the Munros of Buchaille Etive Mor via Curved Ridge – nice and sunny on ascent but a few sharp showers on the ridge between the two Munros. Stephen, Alison, Stephen and I had the ridge to ourselves and we were surprised that we didn’t see […]

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North Face Route

Andrew, Simon and I climbed a surprisingly dry North Face Route on the Buchaille yesterday – we had the mountain completely to ourselves. The day clagged in towards the end of the afternoon. All but a few moves on the route were dry – predictably the chimney pitch was damp, but the rest of the […]

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