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

Cairngorm 4000ers

7-8 August 2018
Two days of guided hiking in the Cairngorms aiming for all the peaks above 4,000ft Christine Menhennet was leading....

‘Please leave the wood – the tree has been here longer than you’; this sign is barely 100 meters along the pretty, well made, wooded path that was the start to our Cairngorm 4000s adventure; it’s....

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Inverlael Munros

4-6 August 2018
Exploring Inverlael and Strathvaich and bagging some remote Munros over 3 days. Kevin Woods was leading....

Above the banks of Loch Broom by Ullapool, an enormous plateau runs eastward, containing stunning summits and some enormous and impressive corries. Our three days out covers the six Munros on this mountain ....

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Lawers Munros

1 August 2018
A guided day hiking the 7 Munros in the Lawers range above Loch Tay. Al Ewen was leading....

The Ben Lawers hills in highland Perthshire are a big draw for hillwalkers and are often among the first munros tackled by folk embarking on their munro-bagging odyssey. Being so accessible to Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth....

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Mull recci

24 July 2018
Steven was on the Isle of Mull, doing a recci of Ben More via A'Choich....

Ben More is Mull's solitary Munro mountain. The obvious way up is via the 'tourist route' which begins from Dhiseig on the southern shore of Loch na Keal. In fine conditions, the route is straightforward, which is why a guided hike....

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Knoydart Munros

20-23 July 2018
A holiday of guided hiking in remote Knoydart aiming for Ladhar Bheinn and other Munros. Al Ewen and John King were leading....

Setting off on an adventure in Knoydart is always an exciting prospect. On Friday the 20th of July me an fellow guide John King, with a group of 12 clients, left Mallaig on the ferry for Inverie. It was....

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Suilven

26 July 2018
A bespoke guided day to Suilven John King was leading....

It was a glorious morning in the Northwest Highlands on Thursday as I met three generations of the Campbell family and their black Labrador, Meg, at Glencanisp Lodge for an ascent of Suilven. After a brief reprieve last weekend, the hot conditions were bac....

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An Stuc recci

16 July 2018
Steven was checking alternative routes on An Stuc, the tricky Munro in the Lawers range....

We have a guided event on the 1st August entitled "Lawers Raid" where we aim to bag all 7 Munros in one day. The trickiest section of the intended route is the descent down An Stuc, which is a Grade 1 rock-scramble. I thought....

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Mullardoch Munros

7-8 July 2018
Two days of guided hiking on the Munros surrounding Loch Mullardoch, just north of Glen Affric. John King was leading....

To the west of the Great Glen, and north of Kintail, lie the highest peaks of the northwest Highlands. Long, complex mountain chains above scenic glens give some of the best hill- and ridge-wa....

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