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Keyword: Scotland

Aonach Eagach in Winter – Glencoe Feb 2016  

This February we went to Glencoe and did the Aonach Eagach classic Grade 2 winter ridge between Meall Dearg (952m) and Sgorr nam Fiannaidh (967m)  Aonach Eagach: Meall Dearg (952m) and Sgorr nam Fiannaidh (967m)  We also… Failed to get up Sgor na h-Ulaidh (994m) due to gale force winds Bagged Beinn Fhionnlaidh (959m) from Glen Etive in beautiful conditions » read more »

Aonoch Eagach (October 2010)  

A fine day out on the Aonoch Eagach – lovely weather, great conditions and only slightly complicated by two random guys with a bike on a piece of washing line. Beinn Fhionnlaidh (959m) and  Meall Dearg (953m) Whilst we were near Glen Coe we also bagged; Beinn a’Bheithir-Sgorr Dhearg (1024m) and  Beinn a’Bheithir-Sgorr Dhonuill (1001m) » read more »

Arran – Easter 2016  

This Easter we went to the Isle of Arran Scotland, and we climbed: Beinn Tarsuinn (826m) & Cir Mhor (799m)  via Beinn Nuis (792m) with some unexpectedly heavy snow fall. Beinn Bharrain – Mullach Buidhe (721m) &  Beinn Bhreac (711m) Visited Hutton’s Unconformity and other interesting geology Goatfell (874m) Caisteal Abhail (859m) via Witch’s step Great fun!

Ballater Spring Bank 2013  

We had a long weekend Munro bagging trip taking in: Schiehallion (1083m) Lochnagar (1155m), Carn a’Choire Bhoidheach (1110m), Carn an t-Sagairt Mor (1047m), Cairn Bannoch (1012m), Broad Cairn (998m) Beinn a’Bhuird North Top (1197m), Ben Avon-Leabaidh an Daimh Bhuidhe (1171m)

Creag Meagaidh – Easter 2007  

A fantastic day our on Creag Meagaidh bagging: Carn Liath (1006m) Stob Poite Coire Ardair (1054m) Creag Meagaidh (1128m)    


Author: Phil Newby