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Whether you’re tackling some of Scotland’s toughest winter climbs, the summits of the Munros, exploring the highlands and islands on a long-distance trail, or looking forward to a gentle walk in a glen or along the coast, Scotland is great for...

summit of Angel’s Peak, Cairngorms

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British Mountains

Covering walking and summiting the mountains throughout England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, including the Hebrides. From single day walks to collections for the peak-bagger such as the Munros and the Corbetts, if it’s a mountain and it’s in...

Warnscale Head bothy in the Lake District

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British Isles Challenges, Collections and Activities

Challenge yourself to reach mountain summits, or stretch your walking horizons on Britain’s longest routes, including National Trails, the End to End Trail (Land’s End to John O’Groats) and challenges such as the Three Peaks long-distance...

Grey Corries And Aonach Mor From Commando Memorial Glen Spean

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The Grey Corries

6 Mar 2017 · Ronald Turnbull

The Grey Corries are a range of mountains in the Scottish Highlands to the east of Ben Nevis. To walk the entire ridge, climbing all four Munros makes for a classic British mountain walk. Our expert on the region, Ronald Turnbull, shows us some of the magic that can be found on these peaks and in the valleys.

The Carn Mor Dearg Arete And The Ascent Of Ben Nevis

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The Lochaber 4000s

15 Apr 2018 · Alex Kendall

There are only nine mountains over 4000ft in the UK, and they are all in Scotland. It’s a big but manageable day to walk the four in Lochaber in one go but Alex Kendall gives it a try.

The Corbetts

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What about the Corbetts?

29 Jul 2016 · Brian Johnson

Those who know the Scottish Highlands won't need telling that Scotland has some of the most magnificent mountain and coastal scenery in the world.

Scotland

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Scotland

£22.50

A comprehensive handbook covering the finest walks, scrambles, climbs and ski tours in Scotland, with a variety of wild landscapes ranging from the Southern Uplands to the great granite plateaus of the Cairngorms and jagged arêtes of the Cuillin on the Isle of Skye. All the information the independent mountain lover needs for any activity.

Christine Gordon

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Christine Gordon

Christine Gordon is a keen hillwalker and has, with a few exceptions, climbed all the hills in Scotland, England and Wales. She is now making her way round the Irish hills and has done all the Munros, Munro tops, Furths and Corbetts.

Walking Highland Perthshire

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Walking Highland Perthshire

£13.46

Walking guidebook to the highlands of Perthshire. Areas include Pitlochry, Rannoch, Aberfeldy, Ben Lawers and Ben Alder. 80 graded routes between Stirling and the Cairngorms explore grassy mountains and include 42 Munros, 22 selected Corbetts, 15 smaller hills and the Gaick and Minigaig passes. A range of walks for all abilities.

Ben  Macdui

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Autumn in the Cairngorms

5 Sep 2016 · Dan Aspel

If somebody suggested you go and sleep under a wet rock in Scotland you’d probably think they were trying to insult you (albeit fairly lamely). Yet doing just this can provide one of the most vivid mountain experiences the UK has to offer – as Dan Aspel discovered on an autumn trip to the eastern Highlands.

10 Reasons to Love The Southern Uplands

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10 Reasons to Love The Southern Uplands

5 Feb 2015 · Ronald Turnbull

We take a closer look at the Southern Uplands - an underappreciated range - with the help of our favourite eccentric Ronald Turnbull, author of the recently published guide to the area.

Walking the Corbetts Vol 2 North of the Great Glen

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Walking the Corbetts Vol 2 North of the Great Glen

£15.26

The guidebook describes walking routes up all 109 Corbetts north of the Great Glen (Scotland's 2500-2999ft mountains). From Ardgour to Cape Wrath including Knoydart, Applecross and Torridon, as well as Mull, Rum, Harris and Skye. For walkers who want interesting routes up these spectacular and lesser-known hills. Part of a 2-volume set.

Walking in the Cairngorms

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Walking in the Cairngorms

Over 100 walks, trails and scrambles including Lochnagar

£13.46

Guidebook describing a selection of over 100 walks in the Cairngorms National Park and Lochnagar, covering low-level, mid-level and mountain routes (including 18 Munro summits) and both day walks and multi-day treks. From gentle sandy trails to rocky scrambles, the routes suit most abilities, taking in mountains, forests, lochs and moorland.

Scrambles in Lochaber

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Scrambles in Lochaber

A guide to scrambles in and around Lochaber including Ben Nevis and Glen Coe

£11.66

A guidebook to scrambles in Glen Coe and Ben Nevis and throughout the Western Highlands of Scotland. Includes Loch Laggan hills, Ben Alder, Mamores, Etive Hills, Blackmount, Cruachan, Appin hills, Ardgour, Loch Lochy area, Knoydart and South Glen Shiel. Well-known and hidden routes.

The Isle of Mull

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The Isle of Mull

Mull, Ulva, Gometra, Iona and Erraid

£13.46

Guidebook describing over 40 walking routes on Scotland's beautiful Isle of Mull, as well as neighbouring Ulva, Gometra, Iona and Erraid. Walks range from 2 to 16 miles and from short circuits to demanding mountain traverses, but without technical difficulties. The Isle of Mull is wild, rugged and great for wildlife spotting.

Walking in the Angus Glens

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Walking in the Angus Glens

£13.46

A guidebook to 30 walks in the Angus Glens; north of Dundee and south of the Cairngorms. Covering the five Glens of Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk with routes for competent walkers to explore remote upland areas. From 6 to 25km, the walks visit Munro peaks, glacial valleys, craggy corries, forests and lochs, and treat you to fabulous views.

Ramsay's Round Training: The Long Run

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Ramsay's Round Training: The Long Run

25 May 2016 · Joe Williams

In this article, Joe shares some of his Ramsay's Round training. He will attempt Charlie Ramsay's Round as part of his preparation for the UTMB later in the summer. At 90km (56 miles) and 8500m of ascent, it's Scotland's answer to the Lake District's Bob Graham Round which, incidentally, he has blogged about too.

We Used Poles To Help Us On The Long Climbs

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How to go ultrarunning with your partner – Ben Nevis Ultra Recce

12 Aug 2018 · Joe Williams

Cicerone’s Joe Williams and his partner Caroline Holmes did a long training run on the route of the Ben Nevis Ultra, Skyline Scotland’s new race. In poor weather and with some injury worries, it turns out it’s possible to run an ultra as a couple!