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A Ramble Alone! – one ice axe or two!

I set off to scope a route for a Bronze DofE group up into Coire Giubhsachan.  However as I had a full day free I decided to extend my day.  In the car park I had debated one Ice Axe … Continue reading

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Rob Roy Tours w/c 27th July

Another week with these great clients and what a treat I had on Monday.  The weather was kind to us and after reaching the top of Stob Coire Odhair with 18 intrepid clients (see picture of them all in the … Continue reading

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Marshelling the Three Peaks

Once more marshalling for a three peaks challenge with Jagged Globe.  Decided to bivvi halfway the night before to get some sleep (3am start).  Ha ha.  Another charity night ascent was on, and then a rescue which meant it did … Continue reading

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The Ben 20th May 2015

…and my luck continues.  Guiding for Rob Roy tours, and with the help of Mark we headed off to attempt the Ben.  Forecast was not good and fresh snow had fallen.  However we made it to the summit.  well done … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis (again)

I know this will get tedious, but I had to comment on yesterdays expedition.  Firstly may I thank my 10 Norwegian clients who managed to chat up virtually every woman on the mountain as we passed.  What a laugh we … Continue reading

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German Alpine Club August 2013

I was lucky to be asked to take this group for two days during their Highland Walking tour.  We did the easy Stob a Coire Odhair on the Monday which they romped up. Given their walking history, I did not … Continue reading

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Ben Nevis 14th Aug 13

To the top of Ben Nevis again today with Rob Roy tours group from Monday….and for the first time this year…a view of the summit, and a view from the summit….

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