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Scottish winter season 2017/2018 draws to an end.

It all began in the middle of December with a couple of outings out personal climbing and skiing. Soon after that, we we…

Ten years post Everest and Scottish Winter Conditions Feb 2018

This year is shaping up to be one of the best I remember as the hills are covered in their white coat. Conditions have b…

January Update Scotland Winter Conditions

This year so far we have had some superb conditions for winter mountaineering and expedition skills training. Since Chri…

Ted the Mountaineering Bear

Set for Nepal Mera Peak 24th October

To end the Autumn season of Scottish rock and scrambling we had a few breaks in the weather and managed a day out at Dun…

Autumn on the Cuillin Ridge Isle of Skye

It has been a busy September working on the Isle of Skye taking in many of the Skye Cuillin Munros. Yesterday Margaret a…

More Scrambling on the Isles of Skye 6th September 2017

Despite the awful forecast Steve and I managed to avoid the worst of the weather by leaving at 1pm. Knowing we had time …

Scottish Mountain Ridges Scrambling Course October 2017 places available

Due to my delayed departure to Nepal this October I thought I would offer two Scrambling courses on my favourite routes!…

Ledge Route on Ben Nevis 25th August 2017

This week has seen some unsettled weather in the Highlands but did not stop Phoebe (age12) and her Dad enjoying an outin…

14th August 2017 Unfinished Business Dhaulagiri

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Ben Nevis Summits all round! 11th February

Conditions have settled down a bit now and we have good snow cover over the hills. After a week of climbing some of the …

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