Archive for July 2012

July 2012 Weekend – Glen Shiel

The weather was cloudy on Friday & Saturday but cleared on Sunday, cloud initially on Monday, all who attended had a good entertaining and eventfull weekend; Cationa, Deirdre & Romach, Lesley, Morag, Adam, Bob, Cliff, Iain, Iain M, Kevin, Malcolm, & Gregor.

Friday Activities:
Carn Ghluasaid, Sgurr nan Conbhairean & Sail Chaorainn – Elsie, Kasia, Martina, Bob, Malcolm, & Gregor.
South Cluanie Ridge Creag a’ MHaim, Druim Shionnach, Aonach air Chrith, Moal Chinn-dearg, Sgurr an Doire Leathain, Sgurr an Lochain, Creag nan Damh – Iain M
Sgurr an Aigrid – Catriona & Cliff
Glen Affric-Loch Duich – Deirdre & Romach

Saturday Activities:
Beinn Sgritheall – Lesley, Adam, Bob, Iain M, Kevin, Malcolm & Gregor
Five Sisters – Catriona & Cliff
Glen Elchaig – Deirdre & Romach

Sunday Activities
Five Sisters – Adam.
A’Ghlas-bheinn – Bob, Malcolm & Gregor.

Monday Activities
Am Bathach – Malcolm & Gregor.

Thanks to Kevin Murray for organising the weekend.

To see all photos, click on the Club Photos (Photobucket) link, then go into Weekend Meets


Posted 23/07/2012 by turriffmc in Weekend Meets

June 2012 – Mid-Month Walk Pressendye

Bob And Leslie climbed Pressendye on 17th June 2012

While Kasia & Gregor climbed Carn Dearg from Dalwhinnie.

To see all photos, click on the Club Photos (Photobucket) link, then go into Day Meets

Posted 23/07/2012 by grwells in Day Meets

Andy’s Alpine Trip (July 2012)

Summit of Weissmies (4017m):

Heading for Central Summit of Breithorn (4159m):

Traversing the knife-edge ridge of Castor (4228m)

Alpine Ibex:

Nice early morning start to Signalkuppe (4554m)

Group photo at Col de Lys, with Liskamm in background, en-route to Signalkuppe:

Full Trip Reports:
1) Ascent of Weissmies (4017m)
2) Ascent of Breithorn West summit (4164m) and Central summit (4159m)

3) Traverse of Castor (4228m)
4) Ascent of Signalkuppe (4554m)

Posted 23/07/2012 by turriffmc in Unofficial Meets