Carn à Mhaim & Beinn Bhreac

Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th October 2021 The Carn à Mhaim is a remote Munro in the heart of the Cairngorm’s. This is a more remote Munro as its an approximate 2 hour hike (if you walk smart) to even get to the base of it then a 2 hour hike (depending in how the…

Balmoral Cairns

Sunday 10th October 2021 As much as we have been up in this area we have never undertaken the whole of the Balmoral Cairns walk. These historical cairns were erected by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert on the Balmoral Estate. Today we were going to have some fun hunting for cairns on this circular walk…

Cùl Mòr

Friday 8th October 2021 I simply love the Assynt area as the landscape is quite unique so we planned on one more summit here before moving on. We were heading for Cùl Mòr a shapely, twin summited mountain. We walked along a narrow stalkers path for quite a bit which took us slowly upwards. Views…

Stac Pollaidh Ridge & Circuit

Thursday 7th October 2021 Stac Pollaidh is slowly cracking up.  Its sandstone rock is being worn away by the wintry frosts, which have fractured and shattered it over the years into scree.  Wind and rain have helped to hasten its downfall, with storms washing out deep gullies in the scree slopes. So we needed to…

Ben Wyvis

Wednesday 6th October 2021 We had drove up here the night before so we could be up and away relatively early  this morning and had stayed overnight in the car park at the bottom of Ben Wyvis. We also chose a Wednesday as this can be a popular hill. There’s easy access to this Munro…