Monthly Archives: August 2012

Ben Lui 25th June 2012

Was asked to accompany a Duke of Edinburgh group as they were going over 600m, and were aiming to summit Ben Lui…. The boys were in good spirits despite the midges, and set off at a good lick along the … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis 13th June

Not too many came up with me today. What a difference the weather makes – as knowing you will see from the top gives you a boost during the day.  Love this mountain when this is the case, and there … Continue reading

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Stob a’Choire Odhar – 11th june

First time up this year with Roby Roy tours and took Dotty along.  She was a great hit with the guests as they decided if she could make it, they could too

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Ben Nevis – 4th June

My first guiding with Allan from AJM adventures  http://www.ajmadventure.co.uk but hopefully not my last.  Was a bit of an eye opener as to how ‘city’ kids are really not getting enough exercise these days, as I assumed that all teenage … Continue reading

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Wild Camping Trip – 25th-27th May 2012

What a cracking summer, and with the forecast set dry and fine, Liam and I set off up into the Mamores. We headed up on Friday night and set up camp at Corrie an Lochain, then watched the sunset The … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis 23rd May 2012

First ascent of this year, and have to include it because of the views; a much better start than last year

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Ben Cleuch – 14th May 2012

Another free day out and my first foray into the Ochils. Great tracks and great views from these interesting hills. I made a round trip from Tillicoultry and would recommend the walking to anyone in the area.  Have included a … Continue reading

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