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Jean’s Hut – a lost Cairngorm bothy

Of all the ‘lost’ bothies of the Cairngorms,  Jean’s Hut seems one of  the one most brought up in folk’s recollections. Not one I was ever at myself, although it didn’t finally disappear until the ’80s, but there are some … Continue reading

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A glacier in the Cairngorms?

There seems to be something irresistible to many folk about having our very own glacier – even if it’s long gone. A professor at Dundee University made the headlines this week with a claim that Coire an Lochain in the … Continue reading

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