Spring 2007

An assortment

 

Jen on Resurrection, Polldubh, 31st March 2007

 

Lucy leading The Gutter, Polldubh, 31st March 2007

 

Stuart and Robin on Resurrection, Polldubh, 31st March 2007

 

Looking West to the Trossachs from Dumyat, evening of 3rd April 2007. Ben Lomond is on the left; Ben Ledi on the right

 

Sunset over the Arrochar hills and the Trossachs from Dumyat on 3rd April 2007

 

Frogs getting frisky, 7th April 2007

 

Ardverikie Wall, 7th April 2007 (the route takes the line of least resistance up the furthest right clean slab)

 

Jen on the first belay on Ardverikie Wall, 7th April 2007

 

Climbers on the Hundred Foot Crack (second pitch, or 3rd by the guidebook, of Ardverikie Wall), 7th April 2007

 

A rotting forest under Ben A'an, 8th April 2007

 

Bracket Fungus, Ben A'an, 8th April 2007

 

Jen on The Last Eighty, Ben A'an, 8th April 2007

 

A stag and hind in the woods below Morrone near Braemar, 9th April 2007

 

A photo of Jen taking a photo of a rainbow, from Morrone, 9th April 2007

 

It turns out that there are llamas in Glenshee... (9th April 2007)

 

An awkward chimney on Direct Route, Eastern Buttress, Sron na Ciche, 14th April 2007

 

An arete high on Direct Route, 14th April 2007

 

The final wall of Direct Route, 14th April 2007

 

Finishing Direct Route, Eastern Buttress, Sron na Ciche, 14th April 2007

 

Jen standing on the chockstone in Commando Crack, South Face of Sgurr Alasdair, 14th April 2007

 

Young lambs, 15th April 2007

 

A false Morel (Turban Fungus), 15th April 2007

 

Setting off up Fionn Bheinn, Ian McCabe's final Munro, 21st April 2007

 

At the summit of Fionn Bheinn - Ian McCabe's Munro Compleation, 21st April 2007

 

Buffy, part of the summit party, 21st April 2007

 

The reason we've been a bit less active the past couple of months, 24th April 2007 (10 weeks)

 

Dad belaying me on Fracture Route, Crowberry Ridge, Buachaille Etive Mor, 27th April 2007

 

A rescue in progress on Amphitheatre Arete, Sron na Ciche, 28th April 2007

 

Jen on the sloping ramp high on Cioch Direct, Sron na Ciche, 28th April 2007

 

The Twin Cracks pitch of Cioch Direct, 28th April 2007

 

Cioch Nose, 28th April 2007

 

On the Cioch, 28th April 2007

 

Warning notice at the Storr, Trotternish Hills, 29th April 2007

 

The Old Man of Storr, Raasay and the Cuillin Hills, 29th April 2007

 

The corner above Technical Slab at the Roaches, 4th May 2007

 

The scrambly first pitch of the Devil's Slide, Lundy, 5th May 2007

 

The Ochils Mountaineering Club vs the Devil's Slide, 5th May 2007

 

Stuart on the final traverse of the Devil's Slide, 5th May 2007

 

Above the Devil's Slide, 5th May 2007

 

Dave G had finally had enough of Nigel's smut, 6th May 2007

 

Looking back down the first pitch of Horseman's Route at Davie S, Lundy, 6th May 2007

 

Adrian on the second pitch of Horseman's Route (Dave M belaying), 6th May 2007

 

The weather wasn't so good on Monday (we were all helicoptered off when the mist cleared), 7th May 2007

 

Getting bigger... 8th May 2007 (12 weeks)

 

A wee lamb near Achnahaird, 12th May 2007

 

Abseiling into the Black Rocks area at Reiff, 12th May 2007

 

Looking around at Rubha Coigach, 12th May 2007

 

Suilven, 12th May 2007

 

Loch Assynt, 12th May 2007

 

Assynt Sunset, 12th May 2007

 

West Buttress, Stac Pollaidh, 13th May 2007

 

Topping out on West Buttress, Stac Pollaidh, 13th May 2007

 

On Stac Pollaidh looking to Cul Beag, 13th May 2007

 

Stac Pollaidh, 13th May 2007

 

Jen and Jean heading up Beinn Nuis, looking North towards Beinn Tarsuinn, Caisteal Abhail, A'Chir and Cir Mhor, 26th May 2007

 

Odd granite weathering, Beinn Tarsuinn, 26th May 2007

 

Not quite Sou'Wester Slabs! Nigel and Scott (circled in red) on the Rosa Pinnacle, and where they were meant to be (yellow arrow). They got back down safely. 26th May 2007

 

OMC members scrambling on the central ridge of Beinn Bharrain, 27th May 2007

 

Glen Sannox, 28th May 2007

 

On Caisteal Abhail, 28th May 2007

 

The Witch's Step, Caisteal Abhail, 28th May 2007

 

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