Author Archives: Rambling Scotland

About Rambling Scotland

Driver of Harvey. Walker of the wilds. Quaffeur of Prosecco. ... In that order

The Joy of Group Rambles

Although spending a day with people you adore doing something you love is great therapy, doing it with strangers works just as well… Continue reading

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My Dirty Weekend on Blencathra

Stepping right out my comfort zone and into the unknown, this dirty weekend was going to be a good one… Continue reading

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Why I Climb…

I was fascinated by a mysterious volcanic form I could see from my childhood garden. I was aware it was something called โ€˜Ben Lomond…โ€™ Continue reading

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The Unpronounceables…

We had ran out of hills we could pronounce and couldn’t delay any longer: we had to start ‘The Unpronounceables’. Continue reading

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Summer Solstice on the Ben

I knew it would be emotional, bloody hard work and a once in a lifetime experience. Ben Nevis, in the dark and a sunrise so beautiful that we cried unashamedly… Continue reading

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Loch Katrine with Sir Walter Scott

The outdoor seating choice didnโ€™t last long after the captain announced the bar was open… Continue reading

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Wookiee Walkies…

That moment you realise you got Chewbacca instead of a Schnoodle… Continue reading

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