Photos & Trip Reports

Photos & Trip Reports

Scotland Easter 2015 – Ullapool  

This Easter we went to stay in Ullapool on the far North West coast of Scotland. Beinn Dearg 1008m from Blair Athol (on the way up) Cul Mòr 849m (Corbett) A couple of Fannich’s: Meall Gorm 949m and An Coileachan 923.9m Stac Pollaidh 612m (Graham) and Cul Beag 769m (Corbett) Ben Mor Coigach 743m (Graham) and Sgùrr an Fhidhleir 705m (Graham) Suilven – Caisteal » read more »

Cairngorms from Kingussie February 2015  

We spent February Half-term at Kingussie and did some hill bagging around the Cairngorm area. Geal-charn (917m) & A’Mharconaich (975m) from Balsporan in a 60mph gale. Stob a’Choire Mheadhoin (1105m) & Stob Coire Easain (1115m) A rest day where we walked to a small trigpoint, and popped in to Coire an t-Sneachda to have a look at the conditions. » read more »

Scotland New Year 2015  

We spent New Year at Killin in Scotland for some winter Munro bagging and we got: Meall nan Tarmachan (1044m) via the tarmachan ridge Meall na Aighean (981m) and Carn Mairg (1042m) Meall Ghaordaidh (1039m) Ben Chonzie (931m) Ben Ledi (879m) – a Corbet

Lochabar Scotland October 2014  

We spent October half term based in a nice cottage in Glencoe and climbed: Bidean nam Bian (1150m) and Stob Coire Sgreamhach (1072m) via Stob Coire nan Lochan (1115m) Beinn a’Chrulaiste (857m) – a Corbet Buachaille Etive Mor: Stob na Broige (956m) and Stob Dearg (1021m) Stob Ban (999m) and  Mullach nan Coirean (939m) in the Mamores and had a » read more »

Glacier Fest: Chamonix & Valle d’Aosta – June 2014  

This year the two of us went to Chamonix and Valle d’Aosta (Italy) for two weeks high glacier trekking. Week 1: Chamonix The first week we based ourselves in a fantastic little apartment in Chamonix Sud (details below). Day 1:  Mer de Glace (2000+m): crazy ladders, glacier skills & crevasse rescue practice day – full details and » read more »

Author: Phil Newby