Monthly Archives: May 2013

Tree regeneration, a 60-year experiment

It’s not so long ago I was happy to see much of the deer fencing being removed from the Mar Estate. Leaving aside the fact that they were replaced by a giant electric mega fence – a development which may … Continue reading

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Glas Allt Shiel page

I’ve just added a new page to the bothies section of the site – for Glas Allt Shiel, a bizarre wee bothy in a picturesque location near the western end of Loch Muick. Recently improved by the addition of a … Continue reading

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White-out on Ben McDui

Complacency, eh? Get off with something 99 times and on the hundredth it turns around and bites you on the bum. When I checked the forecast at lunchtime on the first Friday in May it wasn’t promising very much for … Continue reading

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