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A blog of our mountain adventures in Scotland, hiking, biking, rock-scrambling and more !

Torridon Giants

14-16 October 2017
Hiking and scrambling on the Torridon Munros over and extended autumn weekend Emma O'Shea was leading....

Beinn Alligin is one of our favourite of the Torridonian mountains and it didn't disappoint us today. The climb is long and makes it way through the corrie, right onto the summit, and after a couple of heavy....

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Braemar bike-hikes

7 October 2017
3 days based in the Braemar area, biking and hiking up several of the Munros. Richard Kermode was leading....

The weather forecast was not shy in mentioning the wind for Saturday and in the end I set off with only Diane for an attempt on Beinn a'Bhuird and Beinn A'an. We made good time in on the bikes with plenty....

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Grey Corries and neighbours

7-9 October 2017
Three days hiking up theMunros in the Grey Corries and around Loch Treig Emma O'Shea was leading....

A slight change of days due to a better weather forecast for Sunday led to us starting at Fersit at the northern end of Loch Treig with the Easains. It's a fairly long, and very pleasant out and back route to the....

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An Teallach

29 September 2017
A hike and scramble up An Teallach in the north-west highlands of Scotland Emma O'Shea was leading....

We left Corrie Hallie on the approach path to Shenavall, which was a familiar route to several members of the group from their previous Fisherfield adventures. The visibility was excellent! As we crossed the moo....

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Beinn Dearg scramble

28 September 2017
A hike and scramble up Beinn Dearg in the Inverlael area of the North West Highlands Emma O'Shea was leading....

It was a superb forecast for our first Cona' Meall and Beinn Dearg scramble, especially given we've had a run of quite poor weather conditions recently. We met at the western end of Loch Droma and hea....

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Kintail

30 Sep - 1 Oct 2017
Two days hiking in the Kintail area. The Brothers and Sisters of Kintail were our targets, but it didn't quite work out like that ! John Walker was leading....

I was working alongside Olly Stephenson this weekend, and Saturday's weather looked okay - Certainly 'Scottish', with wind, rain and cloud, but also with ....

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Bespoke day on the Cobbler

19 September 2017
A bespoke day scrambling up the Cobbler on Ben Arthur Andy Cloquet was leading....

'Corbetts are often mistakenly considered Munro's underlings. Yet, those who are circuiting Corbetts rate many of these 2500'ers way above many moorland plods over 3000'.

Not far from the top of such list must be The C....

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Bespoke hike to Suilven

18 September 2017
Day hiking to Suilven in the North-West of Scotland John King was leading....

Heading into Assynt on Monday morning it would have been hard not to be excited by the Northwest Highlands. At dawn the temperature was hovering just above freezing, light mists hung low in the glens and above that the hills towered up ....

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