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Crab Slab

Crab Slab is a sea cliff at an area called Meikle Ross, about 5 miles from Craig Cottage. Meikle Ross forms the headland on the west side of Kirkcudbright Bay and features vertically bedded sedimentary rocks from the Silurian period. more »

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The Clints of Dromore

There are some wonderful place names in the Galloway area. Last weekend we went climbing at some cliffs known as the ‘Clints of Dromore’. A few other examples of the names of local geographical features are: Rig of the Jarkness more »

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Aladdin’s Couloir

Our latest trip up into the snowy Cairngorms. Our target was a route called Aladdin’s Couloir in Coire an t’Sneachda which is just a short walk round the corner from the main car park at Cairngorm ski area. The short more »

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Central Gully, Creag an Dubh Loch

Here are a few pictures from a trip up Central Gully on Creag an Dubh Loch, at the head of Glen Muick in the Cairngorm National Park. We were lured up there by our friend Giancarlo who assured us that more »

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