A Weekend with Aberdeen MRT

Over the weekend, things took on a slightly different pace, for I was working alongside Di, Heather and Guy delivering two days of mountaineering skills to Aberdeen Mountain Rescue Team in the Southern Cairngorms, a beautiful and wild area that I really haven’t spent enough time in. D
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Winter Skills on Snowshoes in The Cairngorms

Over Thursday and Friday, I was working over east, in The Cairngorms, running a winter skills course for Chris and Andy, for Ryan Glass Mountaineering. There had been a lot of fresh snow over the previous few days, and as there had been very little in the way of freeze-thaw cycles thr
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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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>Get in touch for Winter Courses 2011-12

>As another summer passes by, it’s time to look forward to this coming winter (not forgetting some autumnal rock climbing!), and with temperatures today on the summit of Ben Nevis just above freezing, it won’t be long until the first snows arrive.  The past two winter
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>Change of Scenery: DofE Silver Expeds with Eton College

>Having had one day to turn around my kit after Skye, Max and I headed off on the 22nd June to North Wales for eight days, to work for A to Z Expeditions, who specialise in providing training and expeditions for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, across the length and breadth of the
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