Tag Archives: Enviromental

On my travels to Ayr and Lockerbie! A bit wild weather forecast!

I Left home for the journey to Ayr mid morning after a medical appointment the roads were fine with cloud on the hills through the Cairngorms. The rivers full and Spey flooded in places looks like a big thaw on. … Continue reading

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Wasps – Bikes and hopefully Mountains

I got some great advice about my visit by two wasps one in the middle of the night. So many thanks for all the information and especially the phone call from Lennie! I now understand about the Queen wasp and … Continue reading

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Heading West – Glendessary a great forecast and high fire risk!

Despite a busy week I cannot miss this weather so the tin man is up early and hopefully getting a lift to Glendessary. The body is still recovering from 4 days in Skye and a long day in Assynt but … Continue reading

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Access from the Railway on Cairngorm? Good or Bad ? Comments welcome?

Many like me will be interested in this letter below as it is about the access from the Cairngorm Railway as there are restrictions to the Ptarmigan Restaurant if one comes up on the train to the mountain. There are … Continue reading

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Mountain Safety Lecture Inverness – Safety tips?

A bit late but there is a ┬áMountain Safety lecture Tiso Inverness Longman’s Estate 1930 tonight – Wed 4 Th December. A good friend Heather Morning will be speaking it will be well worth a visit if your local please … Continue reading

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Loch Garry Hydro and winter signs, Lynne & Dorothy summit on Kilimanjaro in wild weather.

I had a game of golf in great weather yesterday at Hopeman, it was very cold to start with a bit of frost then the sun came out and it was a beautiful day, great views of the Moray Firth. … Continue reading

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