ben nevis from meall a bhuiridh


A few photo gallerys of various Scottish ski tours, powder days, gully descents! Even some hillwalking and cyling too...

If we have a fun day out then the plan is to upload a few pics here. Content updated sporadically when time and motivation to sit in front of a PC permits... Less blogging = more time in the real world.

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5th March 2016 Excellent ski tour on Meall nan Tarmachan
27th Feb 2016 This one seems to be called Local Hero in your Biggins bible
22nd Feb 2016 Scary Monster - biggest Flypaper avalanche we have seen
13th Feb 2016 Lonely Mountain skis - handmade in Scotland!
7th Feb 2015 A wee ski tour, with a big view. Ben Chruliaste
31st Jan 2015 Trossachs corbetts again! Stupidly windy day ski touring on Benvane
24th Jan 2015 Short, sharp touring trip up Ben Ledi
17th Jan 2015 An ode to the Access Chair (video)
14th Sept 2014 Cullin Ridge Traverse, Skye (video)
20th April 2014 Boomrang Gully (Stob Coire nan Lochain) then Bidean to the Lost Valley
23rd March 2014 The long drive down Glen Lyon - Stuc an Lochain
&& Hamishs video from Stuc an Locahin and Tarmachan ridge
2nd March 2014 A braw day to be oot in the hills - Beinn Mheadhoin
15/16th Feb 2014 Drumochter and Tarmachan Touring (video by Hamish)
12th Jan 2014 A quick solo blast up Ben DubhChraig
29th Dec 2013 Drumochter. Sgairneach Mhor, A'Mharaconaich, Boar of Badenoch
26th Dec 2013 Dubh-Choire (backside of Carn Aosda), Glenshee
13th Nov 2013 Early season snow on Meall Corranaich
July 2013 A Hebridean Time Lapse - island hopping on the west coast
12th May 2013 #4 and #5 on Ben Nevis in fresh snow. Winters day in May!
5th May 2013 End of season Glenshee / Corrie Kander couloir session
Winter 2013 Glencoe Ski Area (1st Dec -> 28th April 2013)
20th April 2013 Classic Cairngorm Couloirs. Diagonal and Aladdins
4th April 2013 Sgor Gaoith ski tour : The hidden side of the Cairngorms!
4th-7th April 2013 Scottish ski holiday with Fi (no need for the alps this year!)
30th March 2013 Last ever run 'Doon Ra Ba' with the legendary Danny Maddox
23rd March 2013 Ski tour East Lothian (Lammermuirs / Pentlands / Moorfoots)
16th March 2013 Coe Cup : Freeride World Tour hits Glencoe
11th March 2013 Fun Glas Maol pow-day. Garbh Coire + Meall Odhar to the road
24th Feb 2013 The classic Blackmount traverse from Stob Gabhar to Glencoe ski area
3rd January 2013 Some runs complete, thin & narrow in places (video)
24th Dec 2012 Carn Geoidh, Glenshee Christmas Eve ski tour
1st Dec 2012 1500m of rando spanking to start the new ski season
20th May 2012 Castlegates Gully, Loch Avon (photos Craig Cameron)
11th May 2012 Cairngorm - 30cm new snow on the 11th of May!?
5th May 2012 March Burn to the Lairig Ghru ski tour with Niall (lots of wildlife!)
29th April 2012 So April finally brings some powder to the McGorms
13th March 2012 Hillwalking with skis! Blackspout, Lochnagar
Jan / Feb 2012 White Corries 2012 - not a vintage year, but fun while it lasted
17/18th Dec 2011 Best opening weekend ever ? Nevis Range / Glencoe double header
17th April 2011 Tower Gully, Ben Nevis
27th March 2011 Centre Gully on Ben Lui
19th March 2011 East Ridge of Clach Leathad
13th March 2011 Nipple deep Sunday - Glencoe gets 80cm overnight (video)
5th March 2011 Creag Meagaidh gully skiing
Jan /Feb 2011 Glencoe ski photaes, as you would probably expect on this site...
Feb 19th 2011 White Dot ski test day
Jan 2011 The UKs first transceiver park at Glencoe (sponosred by BCA)
30th Dec 2010 Glenshee Off Piste Pt II- Glas Maol, Banana Couloir & Creag Leacach
12th Dec 2010 Glenshee Off Piste Pt I- Iron Bridge Run & Garbh Choire
5th Dec 2010 Pentland Hills Haute Route
12th Nov 2010 Amazing temperature inversion over Hillend dry ski slope
25th Sept 2010 Tower Ridge - Ben Nevis (climbing)
5th June 2010 Summer ski! Scottish ski tows operate in June for first time in 16 years
1st May 2010 May-day, May-day - we have fresh snow! Macdui via Loch Etchachan
11th April 2010 Making a K2 Ski Bench - blame Glen Plake and the "Blizzard of Aahs"
10th April 2010 Spring is king - a whole 39c warmer than back in Febuary!
2nd April 2010 Very Good Friday (photos Ally Paton & Graham Pinkerton)
6th March 2010 Flipping Magic - upside down at Glencoe
6th March 2010 Cairngorm Access Road - perhaps the most snow since 1994 ?
27th Feb 2010 Camshaft(ed) - An avalanche of snow.
21st Feb 2010 Taking skis for a hike onto Sron Na Creise - Glencoe
20th Feb 2010 Easy Gully & Spikes with Team Sweden - Nevis Range
7th Feb 2010 Allt Cam Ghimee - the Camikazee gorge. Cam Ghleann
5/6th Feb 2010 Off piste in Glen Y - Glencoe
24th Jan 2010 Glencoes 'back-corrie' - laps on the Wagonwheel & The Monument
8th Jan 2010 Meall A Bhuiridh 360 degree summit panorama
8th Jan 2010 Gulf stream temporarily shuts down - big freeze of 2010!
4th Jan 2010 A powder day in the Pentlands... Really !?
1st Jan 2010 High level Blackmount ski traverse - Stob Gabhar to Glencoe ski centre
26th Dec 2009 Off piste at Cairngorm - Aladdins Couloir and Jacobs Ladder
23rd Dec 2009 Telemarking Arthurs Seat - Edinburgh
10th Dec 2009 Do you reckon we could reach Ben Macdui without removing our skis ?
4th Dec 2009 Early season ski down Aladians couloir (photos Hamish MacEwan)
8th Aug 2009 Summer scrambling on Ben Nevis - ledge route & tower gulley
18th April 2009 Ben Nevis - Raeburns Easy Route (II) & #4 (by Stephen Wilcox)
19th April 2009 Above the clouds - Glencoe. (by Calum Gatting)
19th March 2009 The Lochaber haute route (Ben Nevis -> CMD -> Aonach Mor)
6th March 2009 You should have been here yesterday! Epic midweek Glencoe deep day.
1st March 2009 In search of Snow - Ben Macdui & back via Point 5, Coire Sneachda
15th Feb 2009 Flypaper, Baillies & East Ridge huck schmucking
9th Feb 2009 Ross builds a giant snow cock! Our finest trip report yet...
8th Feb 2009 Cooler than a Polar Beers toe nails, -12C up Glencoe
24th Jan 2009 Haggis 'Freeride' - Rabbie Burns day 2009
31st Dec 2008 Mountain biking in the sky - Above the clouds at Glentress
6th Dec 2008 Sunrise over Glencoe - a quick dawn ski tour raid on the mighty one
30th Nov 2008 Heather hopping ski tour over Beinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers
1st Nov 2008 Scottish ski & surf in the same weekend!
26th July 2008 Iona Beach Party 2008
20th April 2008 Impressive descent of Broad Gully - Sron Na Creise (pics Doug Paton)
22nd March 2008 Best weekend of the season 2008 ? (pics Steven MacEacheran)
12th Jan 2008 Dawn Patrol - Glencoe opening weekend 2008 (pics Amanda Forbes)
27th Nov 2007 Mount Keen mountain bike (3081ft)
7th Nov 2007 Glentress mountain bike night ride
8th June 2007 Ally & Ross go summer skiing Scottish style (pics Ally Paton)
27th May 2007 Cycle touring & island hopping in the Outer Hebrides
22nd April 2007 End of season ski trip to the CIC hut, Ben Nevis
13th April 2007 Late season 4 tops of the Cairngorms - Ben Macdui, Cairn Toul, Sgor An Lochain and Braeriach.
6th April 2007 Easy and Summit gullys, Aonach Mor
31st March 2007 Big Air competion, Glencoe
24th March 2007 Classic spring day on Meall A Bhuridh
17th March 2007 Subterranean Spelunking in the disused Tyndrum mines
3rd March 2007 Guillaume drops by to inspect the famous Scottish powder
21st Jan 2007 Glencoe opening weekend 2006/2007
18th Jan 2007 Various Munro photos, taken all over Scotland
19th Nov 2006 Winter is back! Earning some early turns on Cairngorm
27th Oct 2006 Bruce and Daniels 6am east coast surf raid
10th Sept 2006 High level traverse of the Cairngorms
12th Aug 2006 A selection of east coast surf photos
5th May 2006 End of season ski tour to Aonach Beag
30th April 2006 Heading over to Sron Na Creise to earn some turns
8th April 2006 Epic powder day at Glencoe
7th April 2006 Ally gets avalanched on the flypaper
1st April 2006 A selection of rock drops...
19th March 2006 Skiing the creag dhu chute
18th March 2006 East ridge, all the way to the road
11th March 2006 Huge dump of snow!
5th March 2006 Playing about on a frozen loch Ba
19th Feb 2006 A very late start to the white corries ski season
28th Jan 2006 Impressive Brochen Spectre, Buchaille Etive Beag
10th Dec 2005 Early season Cairngorm ski tour
30th April 2005 Messing about on curved ridge, Buchaille Etive Mor
6th April 2005 Searching for wallabies on Loch Lommond !
26th March 2005 Skiing #3 and #4 gulley on Ben Nevis
19th March 2005 Perfect Temperature Inversion - Meall A Bhuiridh
14th Feb 2005 Skiing at Glencoe with Ski Scotland photographer Paul Tompkins
29th Jan 2005 Mirror, Mirror on on Loch Ba - Reflections
16th Oct 2004 Mountain biking into Ben Alder
14th Aug 2004 Surfing at Sandwood Bay, Sutherland
Auld Skool
(pre digital camera!)
11th May 2002 #2 gully, Ben Nevis (photos Bruce & Eric Thomson)
2002 to 2005 B.N.S.C - the Ben Nevis ski club (video)
1st April 1986 Various old skool nonsense... Is that 1986 or 2006 !?

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blackmount pic
craig ben pic
lisa fly pic
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mont blanc pic

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