Tag: climbing

Adventure Weekend: Climbing Ladhar Bienn in Knoydart

By Martin Davies I have been climbing in the Scottish Highlands since I was a young boy. I was first introduced to the Scottish highlands by my Grandfather. He would take me North in his old beaten up Skoda, from Glasgow and we would camp out by a Loch. The following day we would and climb the nearest Mountain (Ben) and I would be told amazing stories of the history…

Ultimate Rock Climbing Kit List For Weekend Adventurers

Planning an outdoor rock climbing adventure at the weekend? What’s on your rock climbing kit list so far? If this is your first time climbing outside of the organised climbing walls of the UK, it's integral to pack the right kit to make sure you stay safe. Outdoor climbing is a totally different monster to indoor, so take note of our recommended rock climbing packing list. Rock climbing weekend packing…

Crag Hopping with Craghoppers

Hopping between crags in gorgeous sunshine is a great way to rid oneself of any winter blues Mike, David and I ventured to Newstones, a small crag north of the Roaches. Newstones is a boulder’s playground where there are plenty of problems for a range of abilities. The views from the crag across to Shining Tor, the Roaches and Ramshaw Rocks serve as tonic for the soul. After warming up…