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

Lochaber 4000s

19-20 May 2018
Two days of guided hiking up the high mountains in Lochaber Kevin Woods was leading....

This trip took us over the four massive mountains of Lochaber; Ben Nevis, Carn Mor Dearg and the Aonachs. They lie in a tightly-spaced cluster. Climbing them over two days makes for a spectacular and varied weekend of walking ....

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Fisherfield Big 6

11-14 May 2018
A backpacking and hiking trip into remote Fisherfield and Letterewe wilderness to bag the 'Big 6'. John King was leading....

It was a warm spring day in the Northwest Highlands as I met Geoff, Alastair, Mike, Mark, Helen and Brian at Corrie Hallie around Friday lunchtime. Everyone was well set for the trip and we....

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Suilven

15 May 2018
Steven was checking out route options, while John was guiding, both to Suilven in the north-west highlands....

If I'm leading groups out on the hills and mountains of Scotland, I like to know I'm giving the best possible experience. So, if there's anywhere I've not been before, I'll get out there before taking people there. I've been up Suilven many times....

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The Munros above Glen Etive

12-13 May 2018
Three days of guided hiking, bagging the 7 Munros either side of Glen Etive. Kevin Woods and Emma O'Shea were leading....

The spring-like weather has continued through May, meaning days of warm sun and blue skies. Perfect. It made our weekend trip to Glen Etive very pleasant....

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Arrochar Alps

5-6 May 2018
Two days of guided hiking up the Munros in the Arrochar Alps in the Southern Highlands. Kevin Woods was leading....

I was out with David, Laura, Vicky, Mark and Andrew on day one. The weather was unvarying:low, clinging mist and drizzle. The day's forecast was not optimistic. We left the cars at the head of....

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Fisherfield 'Big 6' backpacking

4-7 May 2018
An extended weekend backpacking into the Fisherfield and Letterewe wilderness and bagging the 'Big 6' Munros. Richard Kermode was leading....

I met up with Penelope, Kathy, Sue, Phil, Nicholas and Euan at the start of the path in to the Fisherfield Forest at midday in some fairly nice weather. After sorting out eq....

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