Tag: mountains

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My Final Munro – Beinn Sgritheall

I decided that climbing all of Scotland’s munros would be a lifetime ambition of mine fifteen years ago and am now over the moon that I’ve finally made it ! Compleating the munros is no mean feat. For a start, there are 282 mountains in Scotland over 3000 feet (914 metres). They might seem small in international terms but once you appreciate that many … Read More My Final Munro – Beinn Sgritheall

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Top 10 Roadside Pubs in Scotland

There’s nothing more inviting at the end of a day sightseeing or walking in the mountains than a cosy pub with a roaring fire, good food and good beer.  You know the kind of place – real ales on tap, great locally-produced food and a warm, friendly atmosphere. There are plenty of pubs to choose from – over 5,150 at the last count.  (Why did … Read More Top 10 Roadside Pubs in Scotland