Scotland Trips

Scotland Trips

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 »

Knoydart May 2014  

For the spring bank holiday we went to Inverie Knoydart for a little bit of bagging: Meall Buidhe (946m) & Luinne Bheinn (939m) We also did Beinn Sgulaird (937m) from Oban on the way home. Beautiful weather and stunning location…

Scotland Easter 2014  

This Easter we based ourselves in Glen Sheil, Kintail Beinn Fhada (1032m) and A’Ghlas-bheinn (918m) – though i’d do them the otherway round if i did them again South Glen Shiel Ridge:   Druim Shionnach (987m), Creag a’Mhaim (946m), Druim Shionnach (again), Aonach air Chrith (1021m), Maol Chinn-dearg (981m), Maol Chinn-dearg (981m), Sgurr an Lochain (1004m), Creag nan » read more »


Author: Phil Newby