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Spring, again
Achray Autumn Arete from John Stewart Watson on Vimeo . The boulders sit on a small wooded alp under the crag overlooking the Achray Water sliding by below, a ribbon of invisible clarity full of spring's snow-melt. It's early April in Scotland. A dipper's s...
Spring, again
Spring, again
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<p><a href="https://vimeo.com/263365670">Achray Autumn Arete</a> from <a href="https://vimeo.com/user2102580">John Stewart Watson</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p>
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An Eye for a Stone
The finding of a hand-axe, a flint arrow, or any 'lithic artefact' wielded by our ancestors fills the lucky finder with an overwhelming sense of awe and often a rarely experienced emotion of kinship mixed with the vertigo of time. It overwhelms feelings of ...
An Eye for a Stone
An Eye for a Stone
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Sea Eagle
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Ardnamurchan hand axe, possibly Mesolithic, found at Doirlinn from rock shelter midden
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Mountaineering in Scotland - Years of Change
The second volume in the Scottish Mountaineering Trust's epic history of Scotting climbing - Scottish Mountaineering: Years of Change - is another essential addition to the mountaineer's bookshelf. Written by author and climber Ken Crocket, who also penned ...
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Moidart blocs, some of Chris Houston's fine finds!
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Scottish Classic 7a Boulder Problems: Craigmaddie
Thinking of the best lines in Scotland around the classic grade of 7a, which is rapidly becoming something of a warm-up for the indoor-honed youth these days, the usual qualities apply: aesthetic line, rock quality, features, moves, technique, trickery. How...
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Polar vortex means good nick for sandstone crimpers...
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