Mountaineering on Skye & NW Highlands

I’ve recently been up north, working for Moran Mountain on a 5 day Skye Mountaineer Course.  Despite a week of mixed (wet) weather, here’s how we faired: Sunday: Completed the brilliant Clach Glas / Bla-bheinn Traverse in very wet conditions. Monday: Got to within metres o
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Ski Touring in the Silvretta Alps, Austria

For the second half of April, Han and myself joined our friends Harry, Steven & Chris for more ski touring, this time in the Silvretta Alps in Austria.  Less than average snowfall this season had led to the early closure of the Heidelberg Hut, so from Galtur, we made the 10km walk
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