NW Highlands, IML & North Buttress, Glencoe

That’s a rough outline of my movements over the past two weeks.  A couple of weeks ago, I was running a Winter Mountaineering Course for Moran Mountain, in the North West Highlands.  Despite a mixed week of weather, with some strong winds thrown in, we managed to climb Access Gu
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Rolling in the deep: Beag Pardon, Liathach

Yesterday, I was out with Richard and Simon, working for Moran Mountain.  I was supposed to be out with Martin and ticking off more Munros, but with having had another failed attempt on Sunday, this time to tackle Meall a’Chrasgaidh in the Fannichs, Martin decided to cut his los
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6 Days, 6 Munros & a Snowhole: Mamores & NW Highlands

It’s been another busy spell, this time with a greater emphasis on mountaineering than climbing.  Last Saturday, I was working for my good friend, Scott (Kirkhope Mountaineering), and out with Jim & Kieran.  With the avalanche conditions showing there to be considerable hazard 360
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6 Days, 6 Routes, 12 Stars: NW Highlands & Glencoe

Sunday: Right End Buttress III,4*, Fuar ThollMonday: East Buttress IV,5***, Beinn Eighe Tuesday: Sinister Prong IV,5***, Liathach Wednesday: Cobolt Buttress IV,5***, Meall Gorm Thursday: Skills day Friday: 999 IV,5** & Zig-Zags Direct III, Gearr Aonach Above is a brief outline of
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Trio of Munros: Slioch, Beinn Fhada & A’ Glas-bheinn

After a week of work with The Outward Bound Trust, I was back up north for the weekend, working for Moran Mountain.  Martin (no, not Moran!) is currently a good way through his round of the 282 Munros, and the plan for this weekend was to tackle a few more, weather permitting.  With a
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