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Scotland Trips

New Year 2016: Laggan  

This New Year we went to Laggan, and we climbed: Beinn a’Chaorainn (1052m) via Grade 1 East Ridge (not much snow) a day stuck in the house due to local flooding! attempted Carn Dearg (946m) but were stopped by a river Easy Gully on Creag Meagaidh (1128m) – Grade 1 (photos above)

Skye September 2015  

We had lovely a week on Skye this September. We bagged: Sgurr a’Mhadaidh (918m) & Sgurr a’Ghreadaidh (973m) via An Dorus Had a walk up to the Old Man of Storr Sgurr na Banachdich (965m) Sgurr nan Eag (926m), Sgurr Dubh Mor (944m) and Sgurr Alasdair (992m) Walked round the Faery Glen (Uist) and the Quirang Bla Bheinn (Blaven) (929m) » read more »

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

Author: Phil Newby