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

Glencoe Munros

5-7 May
An extended weekend hiking up some Munros in Glencoe in early May. Emma was leading...

An absolutely stunning 3 days in Glencoe !

We started with an ascent of Buachaille Etive Mor, the steep climb up the almost bone dry Coire na Tulaich was rewarded with incredible...

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Northern Escape

5-9 May 2017
West of Etive
Five days guided hiking in the far north of Scotland. Steven was leading for the first two days, John for the other three...

Sometimes things just don't go to plan ! We'd put a fabulous event up onto the website called 'The Northern Escape' - five days of glorious hiking to some of the famed peaks in the far north of Scotland. The event was similar to last years which proved very popular indeed. This year we only had one taker ! However, that meant we could tweak it to exactly what our client wanted...

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Isle of Rum

28 Apr - 1 May 2017
Loch Lochy Munros
I hate wind. Have I ever mentioned that before? And I don't mean the affliction that follows too many dehydrated camp meals! ;) I mean the unpredictable, relentless and sometimes downright dangerous elemental force that can turn an otherwise perfect day into at best a challenge, and at worst a nightmare, where you are...

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Fisherfield wilderness

17-20 April 2017
Hiking and backpacking into the Fisherfield and Letterewe wilderness. John was leading...

The Munros of the Fisherfield forest are quoted in the Walk Highlands guide book as 'the crux of any Munro round', and for sheer physicality, access and commitment, I would agree. I have done them a good...

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Creag Meagaidh and neighbours

15-16 April 2017
A weekend of hiking up Creag Meagaidh and its neighbouring Munros. Richard was leading...

I met up with Louisa, Darren, Nick and Neil at the Creag Meagaidh carpark to be greeted by a cold heavy shower with a fresh wind accompanying it...
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Black Mount Munros

8-9 April 2017
Black Mount Munros
A weekend of hiking up the Munros above the Black Mount near Glencoe. John was leading...

A dry forecast meant we were all smiling as we met at the car park just before Victoria Bridge. OK, it gave drizzle and mist AM, and a possibility of gusty wind, but...

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Coulin Forest Munros

1-2 Apr'17
Coulin Munros
A weekend of hiking up the Munros east of the Coulin Forest. Emma was leading...

It was a much brighter morning than anticipated with the summit of Beinn Liath Mhor visible as we walked along the excellent stalkers track past the Ling Hut. This path winds its way through a series of glacial drumlins...

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East of Etive

25-26 March
East of Etive
A weekend of winter hiking up the Munros east of Glen Etive. John was leading...

Hallelujah! Finally. A high pressure system over Scotland! After a really windy and wet winter, the promise of a fantastic forecast for this weekend was more than welcome...

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