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Pierced pride on the Beinn Narnain spearhead

The forecast for the West Highlands was for near freezing temperatures, rain and a 40% chance of  snow showers, with the likelihood of snow decreasing towards Loch Lomond. I had planned to bag Beinn Narnain and Beinn Ime, so I … Continue reading

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Signs of life

There had been some snow a week or so past, and early one morning my wheels had cut a superb six mile-long sliver through the snow. The cycle track was mine alone and the snow was the proof of it. … Continue reading

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Cruach Ardrain and Beinn Tulaichean

Ah well. Some you win, some you win later. We decided to have this pair of Munros shortly after tackling Ben More and Stob Binnein. Right from the start near Crainlarrich, it wasn’t going well. We had spoken to another … Continue reading

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Sunday supplement

Jeez,  I dithered over whether it was even worth posing this week’s progress. It’s been one of those weeks where everything falls out-of-place! After a good sunday run of 19 miles, I thought this would be the week to build … Continue reading

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Bums rush where angels fear to tread

I was looking at some photos the other day and found a couple of  James and myself on Conic Hill earlier this year. We had intended to do a hill run farther up the west side of Loch Lomond – … Continue reading

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