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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.

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.

We will be selling used Kayaks again at the end of our season for collection 1st November 2021. Dalmation islands, Croatia sea kayaking autumn 2022 now booking with only 7 places left. We found it to be well organised, COVID safe, and generally a brilliant way to see the sights around the 30 minute stop at the top to enjoy the view and take photos. We apologise to any customers who wished to travel to the summit but hope they can still appreciate the fantastic and unique journey up to Clogwyn.

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.

The Mountain Weather Information Service provides weather forecasts to aid mountain safety for 10 upland regions across the UK. We offer a range of delicious catering options in both the Pinemarten Cafe at the bottom station and in the Snowgoose Restaurant at the top station. Weather & climate Everything you need to know about the forecast, and making the most of the weather.

They are updated in the early hours of each morning before 6am so it is worth checking on the day for any updates to the forecast. Alpine efficiency, performance, and low weight for fast moving mountain days. A light and fast drying hooded top for sun baked glacier approaches and south facing granite walls. We are surrounded by award winning quality in Applecross – The Inn, Campsite, The Walled Garden Café & Restaurant and friendly, local high quality B&B’s and the Hartfield Lodge Hostel. They all contribute to our adventure courses adding a priceless quality and local Highland experience to your trip. We are based on the beautiful Applecross Peninsula, NW Scotland, running all year round adventure activity and we also run sea kayak expeditions in Canada, Croatia and Arctic Norway on specific dates in the season.

Get fit, get paddling or climbing, join one of our groups and make the most of your outdoor experiences. The journey up was amazing and is an experience that I would highly recommend. The unfolding scenery is incredible and it’s fascinating to see the working of the railway with a couple of little halts and passing loops on the way up. The whole of Anglesey was visible, and I could even see ferries docked at Holyhead, plus ships heading for the Mersey. You should only expect to find a wind and waterproof building with somewhere dry to sleep.

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