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Via Ferrata – Corvara, Dolomites 2023  

This September we had a lovely week in Corvara doing Via Ferrata, and frightening ourselves every day: Day 1: Pice Cir V via ferrata (B/C) Took cable cars up to Jimmi Hut and walked up to the Dantercepies Station below Pice Cir V aka Kleine Cirspitze (grade B/C). The climb was fairly busy as it » read more »

Austria 2023: Kals am Grossglockner  

For our second week in Austria (for week 1 see here…), we planned another hut tour. This time starting and finishing at Kals am Grossglockner and circumnavigating the Grossglockner massif, crossing glaciers with the option of an ascent at the end if conditions prevailed. Conditions did not prevail, and we had to change our plans » read more »

Austria 2023: Gschnitztal Hut Tour  

More photos here… Day 0: Travelled to Steinach, Austria Flew out to Innsbruck, stayed overnight in Steinach and got a bus up to Trins (1,220m) the following morning. Day 1: Blaserhütte (2,176m) From Trins, picked up route 31 by the Talback then into the forest on route 11, 30. Crossed the vehicle track and continued » read more »

Aberfeldy – May Bank Holidays 2023  

We had a week at Aberfeldy and climbed: Cam Chreag 862m from Innerwick (GPX: Schiehallion 1083m (GPX: Meall Tairneachan 787m and Farragon Hill 782.4m (GPX: Beinn Dearg 830m from Innerwick (GPX: Ben Cleuch 721m via Andrew Gannel Hill and Ben Ever and a lovelly gorge from Tillicoultry (GPX: Beinn Narnain » read more »

Braemar – Easter 2023  

This Easter we went to Braemar to bag some Munros & Corbetts: Benvane 821m (2693ft) Corbett this GPX route: Tolmount 958m (3143ft) & Tom Buidhe 957m (3139ft) via Glas Maol 1068m (3504ft) and Cairn of Claise 1064m (3490ft) and back. this GPX route: Morrone 859.5m (2820ft) Corbett this GPX route: Creag Choinnich 538m (1765ft) and Creag » read more »

Author: Phil Newby