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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Winter climbing: Ben Nevis, Douglas Boulder & Meggie

  We’ve been waiting patiently for conditions to settle down in Scotland and allow us to get on with our winter season. Apart from a day out with our client Avi, last Wednesday, we’ve been hibernating and studying the forecasts … Continue reading

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Guided winter climbing: Aonach Mor (Morwind) with Avi

  Today we took Avi winter climbing high on the East face of Aonach Mor to get out of the wind and look for a route to push his grade. We climbed Morwind (a hard III) in four pitches – Morwind … Continue reading

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Lake District winter conditions update – 04/01/2014

  Since before Christmas we’ve been battered by Atlantic low after Atlantic low, bringing gale force winds and heavy rain to most of the country. Above about 800m this rain has often fallen as snow which has done a reasonable … Continue reading

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