Ascending a snow gully on Slioch, Torridon. April 1982

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Comments (3)

Herr Sonstiges on December 12, 2009

If I see this steep and high mountain then I hardly can believe that this is in UK. But OK, it is called "Highland" and as your photo shows it carries this name justly.


Jim Mills on December 12, 2009

There are plenty of steep, but not very high mountains in Scotland (highest Ben Nevis only 1344 mtrs) but the lack of height doesn't mean that winter climbs can't often become difficult because of the atrocious weather that can suddenly bring cold,wet,freezing conditions with very low visibility! Appropriate Christmas Greetings again with this snowy picture!-miskish

Jim Mills on July 20, 2010

In contrast to Sail Mor this is just an easy way up Slioch in winter! - bb

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Jim Mills
Inchinteskin, Cork, Ireland

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