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Ben Lawers 4 – 5 becomes 2, then 4

By |2019-02-24T00:10:53+00:0030 April 2013|Perthshire|

My previous climb had really wetted my apatite to tackle the Lawers range. From Meall Tarmachan, the site of those mountains rising up out of Loch Tay looked fantastic, and with the snow adding a stunning sparkle to the slopes, I couldn’t wait!

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Beinn Tarmachan

By |2019-02-24T00:10:53+00:0028 April 2013|Perthshire|

Coaching done at 11.30am, and suddenly, I come down with a bug! Will not go into detail, but let’s just say I was late to meet my fellow coach after the session to have a pint to celebrate the end of a successful block of coaching! I finally made it to meet, Mark, and we [...]

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Beinn Tulleachean and Cruan Adrain

By |2019-02-24T00:10:53+00:006 April 2013|Loch Lomond|

By now, my activities were starting to generate interest, not just from friends and family, but the wider climbing community. One of my father’s co-workers, an experienced climber, had been following me with interest. He did however express concerns about the equipment I was using.

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