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Some information of the Nine graves of Muslim soldiers of the Indian Army at Kingussie Cemetery.

I wrote a short piece on my blog after a visit to see my pals grave at Kingussie Cemetry who was killed in a climbing accident nearby are the graves of 9 Muslim soldiers: 1,391 more words

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Great wander in the Cairngorms and wee talk in the Mountain Cafe in Aviemore.

Yesterday was a busy day and I met my nephew Scott who had driven up from Ayr very early to do some photography in the the Cairngorms area. 1,095 more words


Mountain Safety Talk in the Mountain Cafe in Aviemore tonight!

  • It is in winter that the Scottish Mountains Excel.
  • No one who has seen the skyward thrust of a snow peak, girdled by its early morning cloud and flushed with the low sun, will dispute with me.
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A wintry day on A Ghlas Beinn Kintail.

We were staying at the Morvich Outdoor Centre and we had decided that the forecast and the rivers and a night of rain may hamper a big day so we chose the nearby hill A’ Ghlas Bheinn – (918m, Munro 276) … 1,573 more words

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Sunrise Lion’s Head (2nd Attempt)

I didn’t hike last week as I made the sacrifice in order for my daughter to volunteer at the Aquarium so instead took a walk to Saunders Rock and even had a little jog back as well :P  It was nice actually but I did miss my mountain. 1,334 more words

A Winters Weekend at Morvich Centre Kintail and short cycle in the rain down Glen Lichd.

The long  drive about 3 hours  for the weekend at Kintail was done later in the day the forecast put my ideas for a day on the hill out the agenda. 1,470 more words

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