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Black Friday at Ice Factor – 25% off

Black Friday at Ice Factor – 25% off

Get 30% off our Rock Climbing Multipass this Black Friday weekend! The Rock Climbing Multipass is 6 All Day Rock Climbing passes, which if you’re super keen, is up to 78 hours of indoor rock climbing and bouldering! The multipass is normally £47.50. This Black Friday weekend you’ll get it for just £33.25. This offer

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Scotland To Host 2018 Skyrunning World Championships

Na h-Alba a 'toirt aoigheachd 2018 Skyrunning Farpaisean Cruinne

Tha sinn air leth toilichte dearbhadh gu bheil Salomon Skyline Alba ™ bheir aoigheachd do na Skyrunning Caidreachas Eadar-nàiseanta (ISF) 2018 Skyrunning Farpaisean Cruinne air an t-Sultain 13-15th bho Ice Factor Ceann Loch Lìobhann, Na h-Alba anns a bheil àireamh iomlan de ochd Skyrunning World Champions a dhearbhadh. Donnie Caimbeul, Salomon agus an lùth-chleasaiche 2017 Salomon Beinn Nibheis Ultra bhuannaich © Guillem Casanova dèidh ceithir Farpaisean Cruinne a chumail

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WEST HIGHLANDS TOURISM ATTRACTION HELPS LOCAL CHARITIES BOOST COFFERS

WEST HIGHLANDS TOURISM ATTRACTION HELPS LOCAL CHARITIES BOOST COFFERS

Tha an là fosgailte bliadhnail (24 An t-Ògmhios) aig a 'Ice Factor' Ceann Loch Lìobhann, an t-saoghal as motha a-sreap deighe a-staigh agus goireas a 5 rionnagan Visit Scotland ionad turasachd dàn'-thuras air taobh an iar na Gàidhealtachd air a bhith a chuidich £ 726 airson grunn carthannais ionadail agus nàiseanta, gabhail a-steach Down aig Syndrome na h-Alba. Uair airson dàna-? ? #sreap #adventure #bouldering #climbinglife #scotland #glencoe

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2 walks/hikes to do in Kinlochleven this summer

2 walks/hikes to do in Kinlochleven this summer

Co dhiubh a tha thu ann an Ceann Loch Lìobhann airson beagan uairean a thìde no dhà no trì làithean, tha sinn a 'moladh mòr a' dol air an dàrna cuid de na chuairtean ionadail a bogadh ann an vistas àlainn na sgìre a tha a 'tabhann. Tha sinn cuideachd a 'moladh duaiseachadh fhèin le deigh de Cake aig a' Ice Factor cafaidh an dara cuid an dèidh coiseachd…. Walk # 1

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Instructor Favourite Spots: Mark

Àiteachan as còrdaichte oidean: Mark

Dh'iarr sinn oide Mark mu dheidhinn beagan a ionadail as fheàrr leotha spotan airson sreap agus campachadh. Favorite Climb So mo favorite furasta dìreadh gu h-ionadail 'S e aon de na Classic Rock' dìreadh air Buachaille Eite Mòr. Am Faoilteach Jigsaw 'dol aig an ìre de dhroch agus tha e àrd air an Raineach Wall h-uile rud a tha e furasda

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Annual Open Day at Ice Factor

Bhliadhnail Latha Fosgailte aig Ice Factor

DUAIS NA GÀIDHEALTACHD BHUANNAICH FHOLLAIS PLANAICHEAN A N'ICE FOSGAILTE là dàna spòrsail do Ice Factor Ceann Loch Lìobhann, an t-saoghal as motha a-sreap deighe a-staigh agus goireas a 5 rionnagan VisitScotland air turasachd dàn'-ionad a 'toirt cuireadh teaghlaichean agus' an deireadh-sheachdain gaisgich a 'chèile gus eòlas an gaoir deigh agus streap chreagan mar phàirt de bhliadhnail aca Ice Factor Latha Fosgailte.

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New Season-New Route-New Chapter

New Season-slighe ùr a-New Chapter

Yesterday Sìne , Steve agus mi-fhìn an ceann a-mach gu Loch Ailleart. Steve Ultra a bha dèidheil air a bhith a 'faighinn air Skyfall (fìor dàna E6 6b a Dhìrich mi 2 bliadhna air ais às dèidh a tharraing a-mach inntinn blàr) agus bha mi air mo seallaidhean a chur air slighe ùr. Tha sinn an dà chuid robh fios ma tha na h-uile a chaidh a phlanadh e b'àill

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Kev tackles The Short Straw E4 6a

Kev 'cur aghaidh The Short Straw E4 6a

Kev co-roinnte a as ùire blog leinn. Lorg a-mach mar a fhuair e air a bhith a 'gabhail The Short Straw [E4 6a] ann an Gleann Nibheis. The Short Straw mu Giblean bha mi grad-amhairc aig Short Straw E4 6a air Scimitar Ridge ann an Gleann Nibheis. B 'e glè eadar-dhealaichte stoidhle a chur air na tha mi a' dol mar as trice

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WINNING BID TO SEE ICE FACTOR GROUP EXPAND INTO ENGLISH SNOWDOME MARKET

BHUANNAICH tairgse gus faicinn an 'Ice Factor' BHUIDHINN LEUDAICH gu Beurla SNOWDOME mhargaidh

Tha an neach-seilbh na h-Alba a-mhàin a-staigh sneachda goireas spòrs air tuilleadh a dhaingneachadh eòlas ann an turasachd dàn'-thuras 'mhargaidh an dèidh a bhuannaich a' feuchainn ri obrachadh ùr £ 30 millean a-staigh sneachda cuach-mhullaich air a phlanadh airson Middlesbrough NE ann an Sasainn. Ice Factor Buidheann, neo-eisimeileach sealbhadair Snow Factor Braehead an iar air Glaschu agus cuideachd

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Skyline 2017 Entries Now Open

Skyline 2017 Inntrigidhean-nis Fosgailte

An-diugh (Diluain 9mh Faoilleach) faicinn inntrigidhean fosgailte don a h-uile ceithir rèisean ann an leth thathar a 'sùileachadh 2017 Salomon Skyline Alba ™. Tha an tachartas deireadh-seachdain a 'gabhail a-steach a h-uile ùr Salomon Beinn Nibheis Ultra ™ 110km rèis agus tha e a-nis air an aon Skyrunning thachartas ann an saoghal a' nochdadh ann an rèis gach aon de na 2017 Skyrunner® World Series chuspairean,

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Festive Opening Hours

Festive uairean fosglaidh

Bho dhuinn uile aig Ice Factor agus Chillers Bar & Grill, sinn a 'guidhe ort a merriest na Nollaig! Gabh nota de ar Nollaig uairean fosglaidh gus an urrainn dhut a ràdh le pop Merry Christmas no gu dearbh Happy New bliadhna seo Nollaig! Festive uairean fosglaidh 2016/ 17 Ceann-là Open Dùin Dihaoine 23mh Dùbhlachd 09:00 18:00

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Kev Shields on The Scottish News on Saturday

Kev Shields air na h-Alba air Disathairne Naidheachdan

Robh sibh a 'faicinn Kev air naidheachdan na h-Alba air Disathairne? Mura, Faodaidh tu fhaicinn gu h-ìosal. Kev aon sgeulachd brosnachail a 'dearbhadh gun, le diongmhaltas agus glòir-mhiann, ciorram nach bi thu a 'cumail air ais bho bhith a' sireadh ur dhìoghrasach. Ann an cùis Kev, a tha dìoghrasan sreap chreagan agus sreap deighe.  

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CLIMBERS PROMISED SERIOUS FUN AT SCOTTISH MIXED MASTERS

Sreapadairean gheall Droch FUN AT H-ALBA MEASGAICHTE Masters

  Suas ri tri fichead de na RA mullach creige deigh agus luchd-sreap a tha a 'sùileachadh a' farpais aig Ceann Loch Lìobhann Ice Factor air Disathairne 17mh Dùbhlachd nuair a bhios na h-Alba Measgaichte Masters (cuairt dheireannach de Bhreatainn inneal Series - BTS) Tha an àrd-ùrlar taobh a-staigh an t-saoghail sreap deighe a-staigh as motha goireas. It’s the first major rock and

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Instructor Picks from the Ice Factor Shop

Picks oidean bhon Ice Factor Thighinn

Uaireannan deagh mholadh a tha nas fheàrr na sam bith sanas. Dh'iarr sinn air Joe agus Mike a thaghadh an phìos aodaich no bathar a tha sinn a 'reic ann am Bùth a' Ice Factor a tha iad a 'cleachdadh agus gràdh. Joe’s Pick Salewa Ortles Hybrid 2 Jacket – Red So Joe, Carson a tha seo cho mòr-seacaid? “I bought

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Winter Climbing Kit Lists

Sreap geamhraidh Kit Lists

Tha sinn a ghlacadh suas le Kev Mike Shields agus faighinn a-mach gu bheil a h-uile ceist chudromach luchd-sreap airson fios a bhith: Dè tha ann an Yer poca? Mar as t-fhoghar gu slaodach agus falbhaidh sinn an ceann a 'gheamhraidh a-steach, an dà chuid Kev agus Mike a 'cosg saor-thìde aca a' dèanamh aon de na dà sheòrsa seachadan a-muigh; Outdoor Winter Climbing or New routing on

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Solid Rock Ambitions

Solid Rock Amasan

Chan eil a 'bruidhinn ri Kevin (Kev) Shields about tales of triumph over adversity. Born with no fingers on his left hand and later diagnosed with epilepsy, a ' 37 bliadhna a dh'aois sreapadair bho Shiorrachd Àir a Tuath (Dail Ruighe) Dh'fhaodadh gu furasta air còmhnuidh air an cuirp agus inntinn dùbhlain meted mach ris bho aois òg. But Kev Shields isn’t

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Our very Own Mark Warner has High Ambitions

Our Own fìor Mark Warner Tha Amasan Àrd

The hill-running extravaganza of the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline, Ring of Steall Skyrace and Vertical Kilometre races is almost upon us. Agus fhad 'sa chuid as motha de dhuinn Bidh Saoil a bheil a' fàgail an Gleann Comhann agus a 'Mhàim Mhòir cnuic gus an deireadh-sheachdain nas sàmhaiche, contestants will be hard in training for their chosen race out of the three

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Turn your Ice Axe into a Selfie Stick with Pole Pod

Tionndaidh do Ice Tuagh a-steach a 'selfie Stick le Pole Plaosg

Enterprising young Adventurer caches in on the ‘selfie’ iongantas! PolePod Chaidh a dhealbh mar dhòigh eile an selfie 'a bh'ann maide mar a bha mi ag iarraidh a' filmeadh fhìn a sgitheadh, agus cha robh na puing ann an giùlan flimsy extendable pòla nuair a bha mi mar-thà bha dà stirdy fheadhainn ann mo lamhan. It went through multiple iterations until I got

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Masha Gordon Aims To Become Fastest Woman To Complete Explorer’s Grand Slam

Masha Gordon Amasan a bhith Fastest Woman Gus crìoch air a Explorer aig Grand Slam

inthesnow.com tha aithris gu bheil British màthair, Masha Gordon, 'S e cùrsa air a chur a-steach an t-saoghail chlàr leabhraichean le bhith an tè bu luaithe a choileanas an t-Rannsaichearan' Grand Slam dùbhlan. This ultimate adventure challenge involves climbing the world’s highest peaks on each of the seven continents as well as trekking to the geographic North and South

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Bouldering – With a Twist!

Bouldering – Le Twist!

Chunnaic sinn seo agus nach b 'urrainn a chuideachadh ach a' smaoineachadh a bha i gu math tarraingeach. Le bhith a 'Bouldering le Twister. Coimhead coltach mòr spòrs, agus an awesome “car” air àbhaisteach bouldering!

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Awesome Wingsuit Flight Through 2m Cave!

Awesome Wingsuit Flight Tro 2m Uamh!

Ok, Feumaidh cuideigin a bhith còmhla ri faclan Uli Emanuele. Tha na seallaidhean iongantach a tha gu leòr a 'breathlessness na gabh dragh gheibh sinn nuair a bha sinn a' faicinn dìreach cho teann 'bheàrn a tha seo 2m! Blimey. Tha e a fhuair cuid tarruing.  

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Careers in Climbing

Dreuchdan ann an Climbing

Dè an obair cothroman Chan sreap a tha a 'tabhann? The BMC interviewed six people who work in the industries to find out more. Tha grunn raointean eadar-dhealaichte a dh'fhaodadh tu a dhol a-steach, mar eisimpleir stiùiridh agus Coidsidh. Ag obair air do shon fhèin, aig a 'sreap a-muigh ballachan no ionadan, air thoiseach air na beanntan agus nas. Or maybe Industrial Access

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Why would anyone climb Everest?

Carson a bhiodh duine sam bith streap Everest?

Carson a bhiodh duine sam bith streap Everest? Le leithid de chunnart mun cuairt Everest, what is it about these daredevils that make them so fearless? Healthonline deasbad air a 'traits a tha a' dèanamh suas streapadair a toigh leis a bhith a 'gabhail cunnartan, agus an eòlas-inntinn air a cùlaibh.

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Hikers share bizarre wilderness encounters

Luchd-coiseachd a roinn neònach fhàsach coinneachaidhean

Uaireannan nuair a bhuail thu a 'mhòr-muigh, cuid de na rudan a chì thu mìorbhaileach. Great sunsets, cnuic stuadhach, awesome lus beatha agus beachdan iongantach. ach uaireannan, dìreach uaireannan dòcha gum faigheadh ​​tu barrachd sibh an dùil. (Creideas : http://m.nzherald.co.nz/travel/news/article.cfm?c_id = 7&objectid = 11658263)

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N’ICE TO BE BACK!

N'ICE a bhith air ais!

Tha e Sheachdain Turasachd na h-Alba agus an 'Ice Factor Ceann Loch Lìobhann, an t-saoghal sreap deighe a-staigh as motha goireas agus aon de na h-Alba mullach turasachd dàna tharraingeas luchd-turais mu dheireadh thall bidh fosgladh a dhorsan a-màireach (Dihaoine 18 Am Màrt). Na Gàidhealtachd an Iar a tha a 'tàladh gach bliadhna a' tàladh cuibheasachd de 130,000 luchd-tadhail air a bhith dùinte bho 29 An t-Iuchar an-uiridh air sgàth

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Reopening Date Confirmed

Ceann-là ath-fhosgladh Dearbhte

Tha sinn air leth toilichte ainmeachadh gu bheil Ice Factor bidh fosgladh air Dihaoine 18mh Màrt 2016. An t-saoghal as motha sreap deighe a-staigh ionad - a tha stèidhichte ann an Gàidhealtachd na h-Alba - air a shuidheachadh gu-rithist an dèidh a mhilleadh ann an teine ​​an-uiridh. Tha £ 3.4 millean, suidhichte aig Ceann Loch Lìobhann, faisg air a 'Ghearasdan, has been

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We are making progress…

Tha sinn a 'dèanamh adhartas…

REOPENING OF WORLD’S LARGEST INDOOR ICE CLIMBING FACILITY EXPECTED SOON The owner of Ice Factor Kinlochleven, an t-saoghal sreap deighe a-staigh as motha goireas air comhairleachadh gu bheil an taobh an iar na Gàidhealtachd, multi-million pound indoor adventure attraction will not reopen this month (Am Faoilleach 2016). Tha £ 3.4 millean, that includes the National Ice-Climbing Centre and is one of Scotland’s major

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EXCLUSIVE OFFER  FROM HIGHLAND VIEW B&B

TOIRMEASGACH A 'TABHANN na Gàidhealtachd VIEW B&B

Tha an 'Ice Factor Buidheann air còmhla ri na Gàidhealtachd View B&B a 'tabhann a h-uile ar luchd-cleachdaidh sònraichte lasachaidh air àiteachan-fuirich anns a' Ghearran. prìsean 3 oidhcheannan @ £ 25 gach neach, gach oidhche, midweek (Diluain – Diardaoin in-ghabhalach)* – a 'sàbhaladh còrr is 40% far reataichean coitcheann 2 oidhcheannan @ £ 30 gach duine, per

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Aims to Reopen Before New Year

Amasan a-rithist Mus New Year

WORLD’S LARGEST INDOOR ICE CLIMBING FACILITY AIMS TO REOPEN BEFORE NEW YEAR The owner of Ice Factor Kinlochleven, an t-saoghal sreap deighe a-staigh as motha goireas a tha an-diugh (9 An Dàmhair) cur an cèill a misneachd gu bheil an taobh an iar na Gàidhealtachd, ioma-mhuillean not a-staigh dàna tàladh bidh fosgladh a 'bhliadhna seo. Tha an goireas £ 3.4million, that includes the National Ice-Climbing Centre and

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Ice Factor Delay Reopening

Ice Factor dàil a chur air ath-fhosgladh

Mòran teine ​​milleadh feachdan ghnìomhaiche Ice Factor Ceann Loch Lìobhann dàil a chur air ath- fhosgladh… Tha an sealbhadair Ice Factor Ceann Loch Lìobhann, fhosgladh ann an 2003 mar as motha na cruinne-sreap deighe a-staigh goireas a tha an-diugh (3 An Lùnastal) confirmed that the £3.4 million facility will remain closed until at least the end of August as a result of a fire

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Fire at Ice Factor

Teine aig an 'Ice Factor'

Due to a fire within Ice Factor on Wednesday afternoon (29mh Iuchar), an goireas a tha an-dràsta dùinte gu co-dhiù Diluain 3 An Lùnastal. Customers affected by this temporary closure are being offered rescheduled dates to visit. Fire Rannsaichearan thathar an dùil tadhal air an 'Ice Factor an-diugh (Diardaoin) to determine the cause of the fire that was

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Stag and Hen Weekends

Stag agus Hen an deireadh-sheachdain

Tha gu leòr de thachartasan ann agus mun cuairt an sgìre Glenoce a gheibh d 'fhuil agus a' spùtadh a thoirt dhuibh mòr adrenaline togail! You’ll start off your day at the home of the world’s largest Ice wall and the UK’s highest articulated rock wall! You can hack your way up a 12m ice wall

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Top Ten Reasons to Try Rock Climbing

Top Ten Adhbharan airson Feuch Rock Climbing

1. Tha e math spòrsail. Corporra agus nan inntinn dùbhlanach agus a 'toirt mòr adrenaline othail, làn bhuidheann obrachadh a-mach agus tha e cho mòr nas spòrsail na bashing a gym. 2. Tha e uamhasach sòisealta. Rock luchd-sreap mar as trice ag obair ann an com-pàirteachasan - le aon duine belaying (smachd a chumail air an ròpa) a 'ciallachadh a tha thu riamh na aonar. Other climbers

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Climbing to new heights of connectivity

Climbing ùr a àirdean ceangal

Luchd-còmhnaidh ann an Loch Abar baile àlainn a 'comharrachadh a' sreap gu àirde ùr de ceangal nuair a thàinig bhann airson an Ceann Loch Lìobhain. Tha bann-leathainn as ùire togail a 'toirt an àireamh iomlan de làraichean le cothrom air an ùr fibre lìonraidhean ann an Gàidhealtachd agus nan Eilean gus barrachd 100,000. Community representatives joined Digital Scotland partners at

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Caledonian Challenge

Caledonian Challenge

“Ge brith dè an Caledonian Challenge a thaghas tu a ghabhail, bidh e nas cruaidhe na thu a 'smaoineachadh ach barrachd dhuaisean na Faodaidh tu smaoineachadh. Start turas thu Cha dìochuimhnich.” Caledonian Challenge The Caledonian Challenge kicks off at Galrlochy on Saturday 13th of June. 24 mìle – Disathairne 13mh An t-Ògmhios 50 mìle – Disathairne 13mh – Didòmhnaich 14mh an t-Ògmhios

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IT’S AN ‘ICE DEAL AS ICONIC ASOLO BOOTS TIE IN WITH ICE FACTOR

IT’S AN ‘ICE DEAL AS ICONIC ASOLO BOOTS TIE IN WITH ICE FACTOR

For over 30 years Asolo’s high performance footwear has been trusted by leading mountaineers, alpinists and ice climbers scaling many of the world’s most challenging peaks. Now a new sponsorship deal announced today (29 Am Faoilleach) by the Ice Factor Group (IFG) and AMG – the Greenock based UK distributor of Asolo footwearwill ensure

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Ben Nevis & Cobbler

Beinn Nibheis & Cobbler

On Monday Dave and I [Kev Shields] headed up The Ben again to get on the Curtain, one party in front of us on the last pitch meant we didn’t need to queue or avoid debris which was good. One day like this on Ben Nevis is worth the weeks of miserable weather we get. Hotaches, ouch

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Avoiding Crowds on Ben Nevis

Avoiding Crowds on Ben Nevis

Yesterday Dave and myself headed up Ben Nevis with no definite plans. After a few thoughts were ruled out to avoid crowds,queues and avalanche risk we decided to link 2 pitches of ice/snow between the Curtain (which was getting climbed) and Ledge Route which gave some nice climbing. Ice was great for axe placements but not great

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The Gift

The Gift

Yesterday saw what is hopefully the start of our winter climbing seasonSo Steve and I headed up to the Ciste on Ben Nevis to have a look at a route, it wasn’t in condition so we settled for The Gift, usually a III/IV ice route but was a bit harder in mixed conditions. Steve

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Black Diamond Fusion 2

Black Diamond Fusion 2

In keeping with the winter climbing and mountaineering we’ve got another ice axe which is a favourite among our staff. Black Diamond Fusion 2 comes in slightly heavier than our other favourite at 680g and notably, the new fusion 2 is four ounces lighter than it’s older sister ,it’s Black Diamond’s premier mixed climbing tool with

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Busy November

Busy November

As per November is a busy month for me between work, sponsor stuff, family obligations, training, partying and of course trying to climb. It started with our comp at the Ice Factor which went well and we raised around £600 for the Glencoe MRT. The following Friday was helping set at GCC for their comp

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My First Fall

My First Fall

My first outdoor lead fall was only a couple of years ago, [Mark Warner]. I was out at Poll Dubh crags in Glen Nevis climbing with my brother Graham and my colleague Max who was working with the Ice Factor for the summer. We had been climbing nice easy routes all day it was Grahams second ever experience

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Nevis and New Route Video

Nevis and New Route Video

I’ve been spending an increasing amount of time on the Ben this past fortnight, some good, some not. It started the other weekend with another clean up but this time we approached from the CMD direction with some local students, good to see some of them getting involved to help out. The stuff we collected

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The Scottish Mixed Masters 2014

The Scottish Mixed Masters 2014

Autumn, when summer begins to wind down, the colours start to change and most importantly of all winter is only weeks away. This Halloween however with temperatures well into the double figures it seemed a very distant dream. For winter climbers patiently waiting for those early season routes all was not lost though. Tha an fharpais

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