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

Kintail's Brothers and Sisters

15-16 September 2018
Guided weekend bagging the Munros on Kintail's Brothers and Sisters ridges. Christine Menhennet and Hannah Evans were leading, here's Christine's tale....

It’s impossible for your spirits not to soar as you drive towards Cluanie Inn; you are surrounded on all sides by impressive....

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Deepest Affric

20-22 August 2018
Hiking over Munros and Corbetts while based in remote Affric Hostel. John Walker was leading....

After some time abroad, I was really looking forward to getting back out on the Scottish hills, so our trip into deepest Glen Affric fitted the bill well. After what seemed like an interminable hot, dry summer, things....

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Ben Alder and neighbours

14 August 2018
Bike-backpacking into Alder and hiking up Ben Alder and neighbouring Munros John King was leading....

Deep in the Central Highlands, the hills around Ben Alder are wild and remote, a long distance from any road. We were headed there for a three-day bikepacking trip to visit six of the Munros in the area, includin....

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An Teallach

11 August 2018
A day having fun scrambling on An Teallach and bagging its two Munro summits. Christine Menhennet and Al Ewen were leading....

Superlatives abound when reading guide-site descriptions of An Teallach - my favourite is probably from the UKHillwaking web page, describing....

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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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