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Keyword: Scotland

Creag Meagaidh – Easter 2007  

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

Crianlairich February 2013  

We took a week for winter Munro bagging at half-term in Crianlairich: On Day 1 we tried to get up   Cruach Ardrain (1046m) but got blown off at 850m Day 2 was brilliant and we bagged   Ben Vane (916m) after being turned away from Sgiath Chuil (921m) due to stalking. Day 3 we managed   Stob Binnein (1165m) and  Ben More (1174m) with very exciting total white our conditions » read more »

Cullin Skye May 2006  

A bank holiday weekend munro bagging on the Cullins: Sgurr Dubh Mor (944m) and Sgurr nan Eag (924m) Sgurr a’Mhadaidh (918m) and Sgurr a’Ghreadaidh (972m) Sgurr Mhic Choinnich (948m)      

Easter 2009  

Munro bagging fest at Easter from Glen Garry (staying in Ardlochy Cottages); Gulvain (Gaor Bheinn) Creag nan Damh, Sgurr an Lochain & Sgurr an Doire Leathain The Saddle & Sgurr na Sgine Gleouraich Sgurr a’Mhaoraich Sgurr Eilde Mor & Binnein Beag (Mamores) Gairich Mullach Clach a’Bhlair (Cairngorms) Meall Chuaich  

Easter 2010 – Glen Etive  

Two days Munro Bagging in Glen Etive Bagging Stob Coir’an Albannaich (1044m) and Meall nan Eun (928m) at bottom of Glen Etive. Fantastic sunny day. High avalanche risk on SE to SW slopes, lots of patchy windslab and sastrugi to navigate through safely. Some crampon work needed on steep harder North slopes. Buchille Etive More » read more »


Author: Phil Newby