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Munro Adventure 2015 Day 93 ( 1st August ) MMC Meet Kinlochewe Slioch - (981m, Munro 170) 'the spear'

DAY 93 ( 1st AUGUST )
Slioch – (981m, Munro 170) ‘the spear’
After yesterday’s hills I headed up to Kinlochewe to meet up with the MMC for their August weekend meet, it was a unusually poor turn out with only 4 others turning up on Friday night. 741 more words


Any views on the The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline Race. A few thoughts !

Many will be aware that there is going to be an extreme hill race over some of the Glencoe Peaks that includes the famous Aonach Eagach (a heart stopping ridge in places if you are not used to the exposure) and Curved ridge an easy rock climb /scramble on Buachaille Etive Mor It has caused some controversy with reports in the papers the odd Radio phone in and threads in the mountaineering press. 2,593 more words


July 2015 - Still Missing in Glen Nevis - Please if in the area please keep an eye out. My thoughts are with the family and all those involved.

One of the worst thingin Mountain Rescue is not to find a missing person in only a very few searches I was involved in my 40 years we still have not located the casualty.   261 more words


19th July 2015

Getting close to Drew leaving for Kilimanjaro. Sponsor him! It’s for a great cause.


Missing Persons in Glen Nevis - Can you help Lochaber Mountain Rescue ? Going alone on the mountains.

The search for the missing person in Glen Nevis continues with the team now having been out 3 days in a row searching Glen Nevis and the River Nevis. 386 more words

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NEWS: The end of military SAR

Sixty years of military search and rescue has officially come to an end with private operator Bristow Helicopters taking over search and rescue in North Wales.  137 more words

Royal Air Force

Munro Adventure 2015 Day 68 ( 7th July ) A “Heavy Day” Today - Big Kintail Hills

DAY 68 ( 7th JULY )

Aonach Meadhoin (1001m, Munro 137) ‘middle ridge

Sgurr a’Bhealaich Dheirg (1036m, Munro 96) ’peak… 698 more words