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Back to work in the Mountains July 2020

Over 100 days of lock-down have passed and cautiously the situation is being eased in Scotland. It feels like I am peepi…

Getting ready and prepared to return the mountains. 4th June 2020

Another 2 weeks pass and restrictions in Scotland are being lifted very slowly; ¬†we can now drive for 5 miles, meet som…

Patience whilst we wait to return to the mountains May 15th 2020

Many times in the mountains we have had to exercise patience before going for that summit push or climb we really want t…

Keeping Fit and Motivated for the Mountains during Lock down

Now after a month of lock-down it looks unlikely that any return to normality soon is not on the cards. Many of us have …

An Abrupt end to the Scottish Winter Season

On the 23rd March 2020 Adele Pennington Mountaineering finished operating on the hill but not in the office. As tension …

20 Summers and Winters in the Mountains: November 2019

Last year I was encouraged to read " Twenty Good Summers" written by Martin Hawes regarding saving into retirement. Than…

Scottish Winter Update and Remembering fellow climbers March 2019

It now feels more like January rather than mid March as the snow is building up in the Highlands. Its been a topsy turvy…

Coming to an end of another busy year and Scottish Winter starts again

Realising my last post was nearly 6 months ago it was time to look back and see where September to December went. Sep…

Kilimanjaro Volley Ball Match and Summit August 2018

On the 1st April 2016 an e mail popped into my in box. Surely this was an April fool. A volley ball match on Kilimanjaro…

Torridon

More Scrambling on the Cuillin Ridge and Torridon. July 2018

The weather held well into July allowing for some fantastic conditions scrambling on Skye and in Torridon. If your inter…

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