Busy at Ardnamurchan over the weekend!

By busy, I really mean that we saw a couple of other teams there, which given the forecasts wasn’t that much of a surprise (the rest of the UK was wet).  However, despite the quality of climbing there, it’s usually amazingly quiet, which might have something to do with the
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Teaching climbing: North Buttress, Buachaille Etive Mor

Today, I was on the blunt end of the rope, as I had invited Dave Buckett, who is preparing for his MIA assessment, to lead a day of teaching multi-pitch climbing to Nicolas. With a dubious forecast, we made the decision to head to North Buttress on Buachaille Etive Mor in Glencoe.  Ni
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Good Friday on Easter Saturday, where else but Ben Nevis!

Today I was out with Roo and Jon, working for Mountain Motion.  Both had some winter climbing experience, and were keen to climb some steeper ice, the tricky thing being that this time last week, I had just spent 4 days rock climbing on the mountain crags due to such good weather, and
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I’m moving to the Lake District

As of the 14th May, I shall be moving to the Lake District, and will be based there during the spring, summer and autumn, and back up in Scotland for the winter.  So, if you are looking for climbing and mountaineering instruction or guiding in the Lakes District, please do get in touc
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More mountain cragging: Trapeze, Glencoe & The Hammer, Glen Etive

Please excuse the lack of chronology, it’s been a busy few days!  Last Wednesday, I was due to head over east to work for Bigfoot Adventures in the evening, and so had pencilled in an administrative day, however, Johann popped over on Tuesday evening, and asked whether I’d
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