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11 days to go.... Rescue Ramble 2014

Got a free day on the 13th September 2014 and fancy a day walking around the gorgeous countryside of the Holme Valley in Huddersfield?? Fancy doing so on behalf of the local Mountain Rescue Team to help raise a bit of money for their Headquarters appeal? 146 more words

Other Travels

Climbing Gear - Cresta climb on Ben Nevis anyone got a copy of the film from the 1960's?

I was speaking to Ray Sefton an ex Team – leader in RAF Mountain Rescue. I was trying to trace a good copy of the film Cresta. 413 more words


Boots and gear how far have they come on over the years.

When I started on the hills with my Mum,Dad and family our kit was so basic, money was very tight and we wore what we had and still had great times. 886 more words


Epic on Creag Meagaidh part 2 . March 1997

A party of 3 training in wild weather from the RAF Kinloss Team had a problem when the leader walked was blown through a Cornice on Creag Meagaidh. 1,024 more words


Glen Roy - today - Not so peaceful in the past - epic on Creag Meagaidh.

I hope to make use of the good forecast today and despite it being a Bank Holiday get away reasonably early to Glen Roy  near Roy Bridge and climb two Corbett’s. 620 more words


Driving back through some marvelous scenery Loch Lomond adventures - never take it for granted.

I was away a bit too late and hit the traffic for Glasgow, I even missed a turn off and ended uo in Glasgow among the buses, old age. 955 more words


Let’s all look after each other? - Give this to your walking partner to read? 999 text service!

As the days draw in from a great summer it is a good time to look at what we carry and wear when we venture out in the hills. 1,226 more words