Mountain Equipment

Equipped with 29er wheels and a 130mm fork, itll handle the rough while offering a lively character on smoother trails too. With plenty of clearance for wide tyres also, the Big Dog will be your perfect companion for any type of ride, whatever the terrain or conditions. From Trail 29ers and aggressive Hardcore Hardtails to lightweight Cross Country Bikes and adventure-ready Bikepacking rigs, find fully equipped mountain bikes built for unbeatable rides. Calling all adrenaline junkies and off-road cycling enthusiasts!

Along with Cac Carn Beag, is Carn a’Choire Boidheach , Carn an t-Sagairt Mor , Cairn Bannoch and Broad Cairn , as well as one Corbett; Conachcraig . In 1956, on the summit of Carn an t-Sagairt Mor, an RAF Canberra jet crashed, leaving a large amount of wreckage that is still scattered around the summit, including three of the Canberra’s main wheels, parts of the jet engines and wings. Lochnagar is one of the most celebrated Munros in Scotland, immortalised in the poem,Loch na Garr by Lord George Byron in 1807. It has continued to capture the imaginations of many a hill walker. Together with the Callater Munros, Lochnagar forms part of a group of five high-level circuit Munros around Loch Muick. The highest peak is Cac Carn Beag that looks down into the dark coire of Lochnagar, hillwalkers will want to look out for wildlife, waterfalls and plane-wreckage.

Browse our range of Men’s Bikes, with top brands including GT, Mongoose, Carbon Tropix & Ferrari. Our front or dual suspension men’s MTBs are perfect for off-road riding. Where can I get the latest snow conditions report During winter operations conditions are updated on a regular basis on our mountain report page, which can be found here. Versatile, quick drying pants as at home in the mountains as they are on valley test pieces and roadside problems. Lightweight and fast drying full stretch shorts for mountain running and hiking. Our 650 sleeping bags are known for their ideael combination of performance, style and joyfulness.

We create the most functional performance wear, packed with features and bristling with technology, which makes our clothing the best choice whether you`re on a Polar expedition or racing light-and-fast to an alpine summit. A light and fast drying short sleeve crew for year round mountain running and hiking. A light and fast drying long sleeve Zip-T for running through the longest and hottest mountain days.

Versatile, quick drying climbing pants as at home in the mountains as they are on valley test pieces and roadside problems. A light and fast drying long sleeve Zip-T for running jagged skylines and hiking remote valleys. A stripped back and highly breathable lightweight waterproof shell for the most exposed mountain running. Adventure cyclist Lee Craigie loves to ride her bike, but when the road ends and the trail begins, the ride becomes so much more than a simple journey through the landscape. Young volcanic Alpine peaks of the Isle of Skye to our west and ancient Torridon Mountains near Applecross.

It spends time in the ancient Silk Road cities of Khiva, Bukhara and Samarkand famed for their magnificent architecture and rich cultural heritage. Read our Journey to K2 blog here “The trip highlight was standing in the ‘throne room of the mountain gods’ at Concordia with K2 towering above.” All Finance is Subject to Application & Status, Planet X Ltd acts as a credit broker and only offers credit products from Secure Trust Bank PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance. Click the star icon on the search or holiday pages to favourite a holiday. Links to the Scottish Avalanche Information Service reports and forecasts issued during the winter season. We recommend booking as far in advance as possible to avoid disappointment, especially during busy holiday periods.

In 2001 a funicular railway was constructed to provide access through Coire Cas to the Ptarmigan building 150m below the summit of Cairn Gorm, making it one of the easiest mountains to get to the top of, in the UK. Glen Esk, on the other hand, is home to the most easterly Munro; Mount Keen . With a rocky summit and fine views, Mount Keen is considered one of the easier Munros to climb in Scotland and is also popular with mountain bikers. On good weather, the Cairngorms and Lochnagar can be seen from the summit.