Long may the good weather continue!

11th May 2017

The weather of late has been great and we've been making the most of it. We've had returning clients out with us for some rock climbing and we've been devilering canoe coaching too. May is often one of the best months for having adventures (before the midges arrive) and there have been plenty of folk out making the most of it. In between working we've found time for some surfing, climbing and biking. Long may the good weather continue!

We were away working for most of April on a feature film called Keepers, where we provided all the safety for working on cliff tops and out at sea. Working for Mountain and Water Safety Specialists. 

Here are some photos of what we've been up to.

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Excellent couple days of private guiding (saved our trip) Chris and I spent to days with Rory from Cairngorm Adventure Guides. Rory was fantastic. He manage to maximize the amount we learned, tailored his instruction to our levels of expertise, and adapted the whole trip on the fly to the weather conditions. Without the help the trip would have been a total write-off. We'd come up to Aviemore the previous year and been blown off the mountain by 80 MPH winds. This year, we had 100 mph winds (AGAIN!) with the added obstacle warm weather melting almost all the climbable gullies. Fortunately... we had a guide! Rory completely saved the trip. One the first day - with winds making the mountains unclimbable - we went to sheltered crag nearby and got in a full day of climbing and instruction. The second day we only had the warm weather to contend with, but Rory plan a great day - up the one gully that was still climbable, down into another valley and then a multi-pitch climb back up to Cairngorm Mt. So in essence - (1) Rory was great, and (2) you can't rely on Scottish weather, so hiring a local guide company like Cairngorm Adventure Guides is a very good idea. Without the local expertise our trip would have been a total waste; instead we had a great weekend a learned a huge amount about efficiently and safe climbing.

w7626YZgXp, Feb 2019
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