Highland Guides News & Mountaineering Report

Warm temperatures and good weather have reached even the West Highlands and whislt snow cover remains extensive high on the north face of Ben Nevis, most other locations are losing their cover fast.  Pete, Nick & Ken enjoyed an excellent weekend of mountaineering and alpine training in Glencoe & Ben Nevis, climbing Curved Ridge & Ledge Route.

Curved Ridge, Glencoe

Warm temperatures and good weather have reached even the West Highlands and whislt snow cover remains extensive high on the north face of Ben Nevis, most other locations are losing their cover fast.  Pete, Nick & Ken enjoyed an excellent weekend of mountaineering and alpine training in Glencoe & Ben Nevis, climbing Curved Ridge & Ledge Route.

Ledge Route, Ben Nevis

Warm temperatures and good weather have reached even the West Highlands and whislt snow cover remains extensive high on the north face of Ben Nevis, most other locations are losing their cover fast.  Pete, Nick & Ken enjoyed an excellent weekend of mountaineering and alpine training in Glencoe & Ben Nevis, climbing Curved Ridge & Ledge Route.

Ben Nevis Summit After An Ascent Of Ledge Route On The North Face

Warm temperatures and good weather have reached even the West Highlands and whislt snow cover remains extensive high on the north face of Ben Nevis, most other locations are losing their cover fast.  Pete, Nick & Ken enjoyed an excellent weekend of mountaineering and alpine training in Glencoe & Ben Nevis, climbing Curved Ridge & Ledge Route.

North Face Of Ben Nevis From The Allt A Mhuillin Approach Path

A very enjoyable week in the Western Highlands with good remaining snow cover and great spring weather.  Martin and our Mattehorn training team have been enjoying some excellent spring / winter climbing on Dorsal Arete in Stob Coire Nan Lochain, Glencoe and the mighty alpine Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis Today.

Alpine Training On Ben Nevis

A very enjoyable week in the Western Highlands with good remaining snow cover and great spring weather.  Martin and our Mattehorn training team have been enjoying some excellent spring / winter climbing on Dorsal Arete in Stob Coire Nan Lochain, Glencoe and the mighty alpine Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis Today.

Alpine Training In Glencoe

A very enjoyable week in the Western Highlands with good remaining snow cover and great spring weather.  Martin and our Mattehorn training team have been enjoying some excellent spring / winter climbing on Dorsal Arete in Stob Coire Nan Lochain, Glencoe and the mighty alpine Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis Today.

Atmospheric Climbing Approaching Tower Gap, Ben Nevis

A very enjoyable week in the Western Highlands with good remaining snow cover and great spring weather.  Martin and our Mattehorn training team have been enjoying some excellent spring / winter climbing on Dorsal Arete in Stob Coire Nan Lochain, Glencoe and the mighty alpine Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis Today.

Tower Gap - Magnificent Exposed Position

Good winter conditions continue in the West Highlands with several weeks now of the holy grail of cold & clear conditions with plenty of snow in the mountains.  Our Alpine training team enjoyed 2 brilliant clear days out doing intro winter mountaineering training with Dave.

Despite some cool & wet West Coast weather, Micheal & Andy enjoyed an action packed weekend of alpine training which was quite challenging from both a physical & cerebral point of view!

To quote Andy, the weather was "invigorating!"

Here is a summary of an action packed alpine training weekend, from the Guide, Andy....

Curved Ridge, High Above Rannoch Moor