Friday, 25 April 2014

Bernese Oberland ski mountaineering

Melanie and Nic in the mist!

Melanie, Brian  + me, sunshine summit!

Very rarely had we to carry our skis!

The wonderful Hollandia Hut!

Friday, 18 April 2014

IRATA at Trac Trainning, Eurocentral, Glasgow.

Lots of rescue practice at TRAC today.

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Newtonmore time

Home is where the heart is!

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Ski Tour: Col des Aig Crochues, Col de Berad, La Poya

Col Des Aig. Crochues

Matt at Col de Berad

Some good turns high up.

Quite a bit of avalanche debris to cross.

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Col des Escandies today

Sunny weather turned to snow but we all got down to Champex in fine style!

Haute Route: Chamonix to Trient Hut

The ski down from Grand Montets


A well deserved beverage at the Trient hut!

Sunday, 6 April 2014

Sking Chamonix and around

With  friends from Newtonmore

Down climbing from the Grand Paridiso

Friday, 4 April 2014


A good IRATA assessment at TRAC today!

Saw this on the notice board!

Thursday, 3 April 2014

Piolet D'Or 2014

Marec who gave us a lighter and drinks on our way down from the Mazeno ridge of Nanga Parbat  did not quite make it to getting this years Piolet D'Or.. but to be nominated was really cool and it wa s so ace to get the chance to spend some time with him again.

Ueli did get his Piolet D'or, ace and well deserved!

This is what its all about! Freedom and respect in the hills!

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Grand paradis, Italy

 Nice two day ski tour in Italy with Sarah..