The plan had changed from a trip out west to traverse the Ring of Steall to a walk in the Cairngorms as a result of the weather forecast. It proved to be a fantastic decision as I set of from the ski centre car park with Anne-Marie to walk beneath the northern corries in a […]
It was a very early start this morning as we wanted to hedge our bets of seeing some wildlife on the Cairngorm plateau. I met up with my clients in the morning and we headed out beneath the northern corries to pick up the route round and out to Ben Macdui. We set a brisk […]
I was out with Chris for a wild camp in the Cairngorms enjoying the amazing weather and spring snowpack on the plateau. Our route took us up Fiacaill a’Choire Chais and then over the plateau to climb Ben Macdui before camping near Loch Etchachan. We were guided to our camp by Loch Etchachan by beautiful […]
I was out guiding a walk for Steven Fallon Mountain Guiding today in some fantastic winter weather! There’s a wee write-up over on Steven’s Blog! Here a few photographs from a very memorable day out on the Cairngorm plateau.
The plan for the day took few changes due to the weather, but we enjoyed a very windy climb over the Fiacaill a’Coire Cas onto the plateau where there were carpets of Mountain Azalea all a month late by my reckoning.. Our route down towards Loch A’an was in glorious sunshine with some Globe Flowers for company […]