FORCAN na zdravi – Scotland

  “A well-engineered stalkers path leads upwards to the bealach………” I used to ask Angela Ryan whether she had met the “well-engineered stoker”  and if she approved…….  ANYWAY, putting that to one side, Ralph Storer’s stock phrase is particularly true at the bottom of Glen Shiel, where a pony trail… Continue reading

Reports from 2009

Here’s our doings for the year of 2009   Tarn Crag Gulley   Tarn Crag Gulley 09 A winter climbing day in the Lake District Club Winter Weekend 2009 Club Winter weekend 2009 A couple of dozen climbing in Coire an t’Sneachda and winter training on Cairngorm Rjukan Norway February… Continue reading

Reports from 2008

These are links to some of our doings in 2008, although only a minority of Members outings actually get written up !! Follow the links and enjoy the Reports. Striding Edge in January: A Sober Saturday Circuit – Full winter conditions on Striding Edge, sadly with a fatality witnessed from… Continue reading

Reports from 2006

This is an index page for the Reports written in 2006. Click on the links and enjoy the read…… Winter Climbing Coire An t’Sneachda The Genie and the Beast Aladdins Couloir and Goat Track Gulley in conditions only just winter. Club Winter Weekend 2006 Corpach 2006 The weekend saw teams… Continue reading

Reports from 2005

Aviemore in a Flash Aviemore in a Flash A bitterly cold climb in Crotched Gulley, feeling minus 27 degrees in a howling wind, which was actually pretty serious except that the weekend was such a laugh !! Nethermost Gulley, Lake District. Early Season Conditions More winter climbing, the sole route… Continue reading

Reports from 2004

Red Pike Lakes Day Red Pike A jolly and improving day on Lakes fellsides. Elton finds a GPS !!! Mountainbiking in Galloway Galloway – Loch Ken Simon’s zooming off again……. A night in Priests Hole Cave Room with a view Cave-men Weston and Gibson have a day up Skiddaw and… Continue reading