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Winter is still with us be careful!

I am heading for the Island of Eigg for the weekend weather permitting and away from the crowds as it is a May holiday. Winter is still with us and looking at the forecast still winter in big mountains. 732 more words

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Goldrush: a success story

The Goldrush trail race was the first of the 4 races we’re doing in the UK, culminating in the biggie, the Scott Snowdonia trail half marathon… 791 more words

Epic Tales by Ian Skyes at Book chat last night in Inverness. In the Shadow of Ben Nevis.

Last night I went to a book launch by Ian Spike Sykes at Waterstones in Inverness on his great book In the Shadow Of Ben Nevis. 457 more words

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In the Shadow of Ben Nevis - Book Launch in the Eastgate in Inverness at 18.30 on Thursday 21st April.

Out to Inverness tonight to hear Ian Spike Sykes talk about his book In the Shadow of Ben Nevis. Hopefully will be a good night and catch up with some old pals. 274 more words

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In the Shadow of Ben Nevis - Spike Sykes Presentation on the book in Watersons Book shop in the Eastgate in Inverness at 18.30 on Thursday 21st April.

Spike – In the Shadow of Ben Nevis –  a great read. I have been lucky to meet Spike on many occasions and even gave him some information for his book – yet no copy for me? 633 more words

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1953 - 15 Feet gas piping used as Avalanche Probes on Ben Nevis By RAF Kinloss MRT.

1953 3/53 2-7/04/53 Ben Nevis

South Castle Gully From the RAF Kinloss MRT archives: A  Six-day search for two avalanched climbers. They left kit in CIC hut and not returned. 501 more words

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Summer or winter hill bag - what is inside any thoughts? Emergency Text Services.

I sorted my gear out from my Sunday walk much was damp after a good winter day that came as a bit of a shock.  It is worth emptying the bag and drying and checking your gear. 867 more words

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