Category: Munros

12 January 2017 / / Munros

I climbed my 224th Munro at the beginning of the year, on the final day of the annual JOK winter trip to the Highlands. Poor weather conditions and a lack…

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16 May 2014 / / Munros
23 March 2014 / / Munros
2 September 2013 / / Cycling
1 March 2010 / / Leisure

One day last February, I stepped out of work and onto a sleeper train up to the Scottish Highlands with a friend, did a day’s hillwalking from Corrour, an outstandingly…

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6 January 2010 / / Munros

Once again I was up in the Scottish Highlands with JOK. We were staying in Onich, on the Glen Coe to Fort William road, but most of our mountaineering was…

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16 January 2008 / / Leisure

I had an unusual Hogmanay this year – up in Torridon with JOK. We stayed in Kinlochewe, by Loch Maree, and celebrated New Year itself at the Kinlochewe Hotel. It…

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