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Days past - Beinn A' Bhuird - Al Slyvester Big Walk - he is heading for Dalwhinnie today.

I missed a great weekend on the hills still got man – flu and feeling awful, I had friends up on Fionn Beinn near Achanasheen but was not up to it! 595 more words


OK Pop pickers, a late entry in at number 35! Aonach Mor!

It must be old age. I forgot I that I had actually not got to the top of this one. Its no real surprise these days as I regularly walk into the bathroom and forget whether I’m in for a shit or a shave, which in itself isn’t really a conundrum as I don’t shave. 367 more words


Buachaille Etive Beag - Stob Dubh and Stob Coire Raineach 33 & 34

There would be no scrambling today. No bike trip to Glen Coe – I had planned a trip to Beinn a’ Bheithir and a grade 2 scramble up to Sgorr Dhearg – as the weather was dank and dreary. 155 more words


Al Slyvester Big Walk he arrives in Gretna arrives tonight. Pete McGowan RAF MRT Legend.

Today the Blog is for Al’s Big Walk from Land’s End To John O’ Groat’s and over the last few days he has had some great company. 474 more words


Bruised knees, bashed elbows and stuck bums

I have to start this post by stating that I am not a climber. I have dabbled indoors, but having never had a consisted partner to climb with I rarely manage the local climbing wall. 982 more words


4th August - Holiday Scotland & Rep. Ireland

A holiday indeed! I have been enjoying my holiday from work far too much to even think about blogging. It has been on my To Do list however and with one day left of the holiday, I realised that I have two blogs to update! 2,122 more words

Dental Visit and missed a days climbing! Maybe the Last one for a while! An Lurg Crash near Bynock Mor

My plans to go and take some photos of my mates climbing was dashed by a 2 and half hour root canal treatment at the dentist. 427 more words