Tag Archives: Loch Muick

Hotting it up at Glas Allt Sheil

Partnership working seems all the rage these days, and last weekend up Loch Muick was a great example. The bothy at Glas Allt Sheil – the one in an outhouse of the Queen’s big picnic hoose – is officially looked … Continue reading

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The pictureless post: monolith and a halo

There are no pictures in this post. There are, however, some of the best pictures I’ve never taken. It didn’t seem to matter on Friday evening when, struggling to make headway – or even to stay on my bike at … Continue reading

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Cairngorms flood report

2015 ended badly in Deeside, with major flooding affecting Braemar and Ballater and causing damage to roads and bridges. However the mountain areas appear to have escaped relatively lightly. An outline update of Storm Frank flood damage from Cairngorms.co.uk, updated … 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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