Category Archives: Summer Walks and Wanderings

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 ‘Ben Lomond…’ 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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A Braw Sunday in the Toon

A braw sunny Sunday for free day in Glasgow Continue reading

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Ben Chonzie

A bright and breezy ramble up munro Ben Chonzie. Did we arrive at the top? The directions said we did! Continue reading

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Ben A’an & the Unwanted Company

A climb up Ben A’an could have been more enjoyable had it not been for the unwanted company… Continue reading

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Shenanigans on Schiehallion 

Peace and quiet with the earie landscape of rocks and boulders. It was like walking on another planet. So surreal. So stunningly beautiful. I’m glad my walking buddy knows me well enough to realise I’m not having a breakdown when I recite my emotional thoughts and random artistic observations. Continue reading

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