>The final summit of the Three Peaks: Ben Nevis

>Completing the ‘Three Peaks’ (reaching the summits of Snowdon, Scafell and Ben Nevis) is quite an achievement for many hillwalkers, so for a small group of Year 8s from S. Anslem’s Prep School in Derbyshire to complete this undertaking is a fantastic achievement! I
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>Two rounds of the Inn Pinn, Black Cuillin, Skye

>The Black Cuillin of Skye has to be one of the finest mountaineering playgrounds in the UK, if not the best, so I jumped at the opportunity to guide the most technical of all the Munros, The Inaccessible Pinnacle, or the Inn Pinn for short.  I was working for Martin Moran, and g
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>A fine day on Curved Ridge, Glencoe

>Today I was working for West Coast Mountain Guides.  I was out with Bill and Mike who were keen to either climb Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis or Curved Ridge on Buachaille Etive Mor in Glencoe.  With the weather not looking fantastic, the decision was made to head to Glencoe and
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>Summer Mountain Leader Training: Lochaber

>It’s been a busy few days and following on from my climbing trip to the Cairngorms, I was straight into observing a 6 day Summer Mountain Leader Training Course, run by Mike Pescod of Abacus Mountaineering.  Although the training course isn’t compulsory for those loo
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>Two Cairngorm Classics: Steeple & The Needle, Shelterstone Crag

> The impressive Shelterstone Crag With the continuing good weather (karma after a wet trip to El Chorro last week?), I met up with Dave (Wee Dave) in the Cairngorms on Thursday night.  We left the Ski car park, with the plan to head over the back of the Northern Corries, into th
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