Another fine day: SC Gully & Traverse, SCNL

Both Han and I were back out again working, and we both opted to head to Stob Coire nan Lochan in Glencoe. I was back out with Barry, and following yesterday’s huge day consisting of Tower Ridge and the CMD Arete, we decided to have a slightly easier day and climb SC Gully, a cl
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Stunning weather! – Tower Ridge & the CMD Arete x 2

Both Ken and I (Hannah) have been out today enjoying the stunning weather. Ken was out with Barry who’s climbed with Ken before but hadn’t yet climbed Tower Ridge and today was the perfect day to tackle the classic route. After an enjoyable time on Tower Ridge and some tim
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CMD Arete and Ben Nevis – the Dutch invasion!

Today I (Hannah) was working with Kirkhope mountaineering and a strong team of 9 who arrived from Holland yesterday afternoon with a particular aim in mind – to summit Ben Nevis via a challenging route as part of a fund raising weekend for ‘Kika’ a dutch cancer resea
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Winter skills and a cosy snow hole in the Cairngorms

For the past 3 days I (Hannah) have been in the Cairngorms working for Peak Mounatineering with a group of adventurous folk from London who were keen to learn some winter skills and also experience snow holing! On Friday after a casual start we went to Coire na Ciste where there were
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6 Star Day: Boomer’s Requiem & The Curtain, Ben Nevis

Both Han and I were on Ben Nevis today. I was with Jason, and we walked in with no definite plan, thinking we could just see which routes were free, and on seeing only one party making their way round the foot of Carn Dearg (they may have climbed The Shroud), we made a beeline for Boo
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