Monthly Archives: February 2010

>From one side of the Lakes to another

> Another good weekends winter climbing. Blea Water Gill, III Yesterday, after a late-ish start we headed around to Haweswater to climb Blea Water Gill. Steph had been mad keen to climb this ever since she missed her chance last … Continue reading

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>Ski Mountaineering in the Cairngorms – Day Two

> Beinn Mheadhoin (1182m). Distance 15-16km. 1400-1500m ascent. 7-9 hours. Located at the heart of the Cairngorms, this is a remote and, in winter, not easily accessible peak that gives an excellent day on ski.   Looking down to the … Continue reading

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>Ski Mountaineering in the Cairngorms – Day One

> Well after a busy week working in Munich and with enough time to just about un-pack it was back up to Scotland on Thursday Night to check out the snow-conditions in the Northern Cairngorms.With less than 20 minutes to … Continue reading

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