Category Archives: Flora

Ride for Reuben – some busy days ahead.

I am down South for a while helping Yvette with her incredible RideforReuben. My duties are babysitting and driving the support vehicle in the RideforReuben that she plans from 27 May – 2 June. She is going to cycle approx 750 miles, … Continue reading

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Heading to the North West for a day on the hill with two old pals!

Up early to make the best of some superb weather on the North West! I have two pals who live up North and will meet them for bacon rolls at 0900! (Well done )please Anne. They live out on the … Continue reading

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Glen Etive – A quite walk near Beinn Moal Chaluim a hidden gem. A walk for Stuart.

Yesterday I was in  Glen Etive is a wonderful Glen and usually just visited by wild campers and Munro baggers on the big Etive Munros. I also used to climb here many years ago as the Etive Slabs are a … Continue reading

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Last nights sunset on my wander along the Moray Coast.

Last night I had a wander along the coast listening to the football on my radio, it was the Aberdeen game and I enjoyed the commentary it was a stunning night with a superb sun set. I am so lucky … Continue reading

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A wander in the Cairngorms – West Ridge of Lochan and Ben Macdui then down the Goat Track.

Yesterday it was a wander with the “Last of the Summer Wine” Mountaineering Club.  We chose the Cairngorms so near home and though it would be busy but it is a wonderful place to be. My car is out of … Continue reading

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Jura tips?

Tip one Never rush on an Island and add an extra days if you can. It will be worth it. Take time to stand and stare. Tip two Give plenty of time for the drive to the ferry the roads … Continue reading

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Applecross – My last day with Outfitmoray at Applecross – Hillwalking before the rain and Mountain Biking.

Yesterday we were chasing the weather and it was due to come in early afternoon, my group went hill walking from the famous Bealach Na Ba in Applecross.  By now we were all getting tired as I was and we … Continue reading

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