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

An Teallach

5-6 July 2017
Black Mount Munros
A couple of bespoke guided days, hiking and scrambling over the An Teallach Ridge and Suilven in Scotland's North West Highlands. Emma was leading.

What an incredible day! David and I met at Corrie Hallie for a warm, windless walk up the Shenavall path to the foot of Sail Liath....

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Deepest Affric

14-16 Jul'17
Mullardoch Munros
An extended guided weekend, hiking over 5 Munros above Affric and Cluanie in Scotland's West Highlands. David and Steven were leading, here's their tale...

With the group ready to go we set off at a steady pace up the steep slope towards the summit of...

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Fannichs

1-3 July 2017
Suilven
An extended guided weekend, hiking over 9 Munros surrounding Loch Fannich in the north-west Highlands. Emma and Steven were leading, here's their tale...

Wild, wet and windy sums up our first day on the Fannaichs. We began the day with a brighter start than expected, but this didn't last and had soon....

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Mullardoch Munros

24-25 June 2017
A guided weekend, hiking over many 5 Munros surrounding Loch Mullardoch near Glen Affric. Emma and Kevin were leading...

We always try to get out on the hill, as often the weather on the day isn't as bad as the forecasters predict. Today's winds saw us scratching our heads and changing plans - we were intending...

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Lochnagar Raid

19 June 2017
Lochnagar Raid
A guided day, hiking over the 5 Munros surrounding Loch Muick in the Eastern Cairngorms. Emma was leading, here's her tale...

A superb day on the mountain! We met at 8am at the car park in Glen Muick, and were soon on our way towards Lochnagar. The morning was warm, but quite cloudy which helped keep us cool. We enjoyed...

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Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis

11 June 2017
Loch Lochy Munros
A guided day, hiking and scrambling up Ben Nevis's famed Tower Ridge route being led by Al Halewood. Al is an old hand on this route having led it countless times. He's also local to the area and one of the most respected guides in the country ! Here's his tale...

It's a popular cliché to say that "there's no such thing as bad weather, just ...

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Inverlael Munros

3-5 June 2017
An extended guided weekend bagging the 6 Munro summits in the Inverlael Range. Steven was the guide, here's his tale...

Leading up to events we always check the forecast. And for this weekend, it was looking a stoater in the North-West highlands ! I drove up early on Saturday morning in glorious conditions with clear blue skies and met...

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Lawers

3 June 2017
A guided day bagging the 7 Munros above Loch Tay. Emma and Richard were the guides for the day, here's Emma's tale...

It was a promising start to the day with warm sunshine and light winds as we crossed the watershed on the way to Meall Choire a'Leith. The steep climb to the summit is always a tough one...

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