Where it all began

I recently entered the Armchair Mountaineer's Wild Writing competition, sadly I wasn't shortlisted, but nevertheless I think it's a worthwhile story to share on how I got hooked on Munro-bagging and ultimately what ignited my love for the great outdoors. During a period of extended leave from work thanks to a football injury, I found …

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Bike and hike to Faindouran bothy

Kevin and I had earmarked the August bank holiday weekend for a wild camping trip, neither of us had been under canvas since our Fisherfield trip back in May. As the weekend drew closer a colleague of mine announced he was having his leaving do on the Friday we planned to travel. I couldn't miss his night out, he was a popular guy …

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