Category Archives: Rock Climbing

Last day in Plockton and a wee cycle in Applecross sadly meeting a nutter in a car.

I was at Plockton on the West Coast after staying in the incredible Station House by the railway line. I said good-bye to Lyle and Judy who had a long drive South and planned a bike ride. The road to … Continue reading

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An Afterthought – A day with the Great man in the Cairngorms and thoughts of Ted Atkins !

  Life has been so busy this year with my cycling as I am working hard on my training trip to USA in late October. The mountains have not been on my agenda for the first time in nearly 50 … Continue reading

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Dog Tails from the back of a Land rover – Great days on the hills and at Leuchars, injuries and a big fall over a Cornice.

Let me introduce myself: My name is Teallach I was a very soft Alsatian and I have been asked to guest on this blog. I was very lucky to have spent all of my life on the hills, mountains and … Continue reading

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Tails from the Back of a Land rover Part 3 – Cairngorm tragedies, Barra Call out and Wessex crash on Ben More. Hard days.

Let me introduce myself: My name is Teallach I was a very soft Alsatian and I have been asked to guest on this blog. I was very lucky to have spent all of my life on the hills, mountains and … Continue reading

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Dog Tails from the back of a landrover part 2.

Let me introduce myself: My name is Teallach I was a very soft Alsatian and I have been asked to guest on this blog. I was very lucky to have spent all of my life on the hills, mountains and … Continue reading

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Dog Tales from the back of a land-rover. To cheer you all up.

Dog tails from the back of a Land rover.¬†Updated August 2018 Let me introduce myself: My name is Teallach I was a very soft Alsatian and I have been asked to guest on this blog. I was very lucky to … Continue reading

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A few thoughts to help get you through a hard time.

There have been so many calls and and emails about Ted , I need to get out in the hills soon and refresh my mind and body.In a lifetime in the mountains and dealing with tragedies I have rarely spoke … Continue reading

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