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Leven To Elie (Fife Coastal path) and Chain Walk

Just over thirty of us headed up to Fife on the coach, and three walks were to take place, a shorter walk from Largo to Elie, and two longer walks of around 10 miles from Leven to Elie. I was … Continue reading

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Munro Bagging in the Pentlands?

I occasionally lead walks as a member of Glasgow HF Outdoor Club. Sometimes I’ll pick something I’m familiar with, other times less so. At times as each programme rolls around you can see the old favourites in there, so I … Continue reading

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MCofS AGM

On Saturday I was at Forthbank in Stirling to attend the Mountaineering Council of Scotland’s annual general meeting. In my experience, not all members of a club or group are interested in this side of things, but for an organisation … Continue reading

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Ardlui to Arrochar via Ben Vorlich

Ben Vorlich is one of those hills everyone should climb once. Only once. If Ben Lomond is the magnet which attracts walks to the hills over Loch Lomond, Ben Vorlich is it’s polar opposite. No easy path here, from whatever … Continue reading

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Wet, wet, wet…

  Well, summers here, and what a mixed up bag of delights it is. Seemingly endless rain which can defeat even the most expensive of waterproofs, snow in Airdrie in the middle of May, with one day of sunshine last … Continue reading

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Beinn Inverveigh and Meall Tairbh

Another outing with Glasgow HF, and a chance to complete the walk I started last year to Meall Tairbh via Ben Inverveigh. On my last visit I had cut the walk short, partly due to a lack of time, partly … Continue reading

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