Highland Guides News & Mountaineering Report

Wintery conditions arrived just in time to make this weekend exactly the tough mountaineering experiecne it was cracked up to be.  Fun mountaineering, moderately technical terrain, great training & company but with robust wintery weather giving the ideal rosy cheeked winter mountain training experience.

Heading in to the Northern Corries, training movement skills at the beginning of the long journey to train for the ascent of the Matterhorn

Wintery conditions arrived just in time to make this weekend exactly the tough mountaineering experiecne it was cracked up to be.  Fun mountaineering, moderately technical terrain, great training & company but with robust wintery weather giving the ideal rosy cheeked winter mountain training experience.

Mixed Terrain On The Twin Ribs - Ideal Matterhorn Training For the Mixed Summit Tower, Climbed In Crampons

Wintery conditions arrived just in time to make this weekend exactly the tough mountaineering experiecne it was cracked up to be.  Fun mountaineering, moderately technical terrain, great training & company but with robust wintery weather giving the ideal rosy cheeked winter mountain training experience.

Steep Technical Mixed Ground On The Hidden Chimney Direct

Wintery conditions arrived just in time to make this weekend exactly the tough mountaineering experiecne it was cracked up to be.  Fun mountaineering, moderately technical terrain, great training & company but with robust wintery weather giving the ideal rosy cheeked winter mountain training experience.

Matterhorn Training Team At Coire Cas, Northern Cairngorms

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