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Re: West Highland Way Itinerary

1st weather ....keep dry....or chance it and check campsites with drying facilities know where they are . 2nd ...midges ..take head nets.... pray for breezy nights and mornings 3rd ...study ultra light backpacking ....i'm not saying youll need it but it will give you a different view . 4th...your pa...
by Uncle bob
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:36 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: West Highland Way Itinerary
Replies: 30
Views: 764

Re: deepest peat bog

I'm putting the .." up to my chin ".....with the story I heard the pub in my home town in Ireland .....2 guys talking ...1st guy ...I had this greyhound bitch and she was in pup....i entered her into a race , the traps opened she flew out round the track and was in a clear lead ...did'nt s...
by Uncle bob
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:39 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: deepest peat bog
Replies: 31
Views: 1004

Re: baby toddler stroller/runner/off road

The off road stroller runner lived up to all expectation .....my son-in law even said he'd go up Snowdon with his child in it ....although it is many years since i went up Snowdon via the Llamberis path I think its doable. I put this on here as on walking the WHW x6 ...if I count having to go home f...
by Uncle bob
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:00 pm
 
Forum: Gear and Equipment talk
Topic: baby toddler stroller/runner/off road
Replies: 1
Views: 111

baby toddler stroller/runner/off road

i have taken delivery and assembled a ...Hauck Runner ...its German made and i'm impressed enough so far to put it on here ...I have lots of G'kids and bought the off road track/path pram to do 10-15mile walks with them .....really does feel rock solid ...i'm off out to test it with a with a test du...
by Uncle bob
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 pm
 
Forum: Gear and Equipment talk
Topic: baby toddler stroller/runner/off road
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

NEOPHYTE....had to look that one up :lol:
by Uncle bob
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:15 am
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

Nick70 ....apologies, I mixed up replying to both yourself and BONZO. Your are not the devil incarnate ....but go back to my original post ...i made a general post that singled out no one persons posts... ....you posted a small quote from me and singled me out to justify your view ...thats alright i...
by Uncle bob
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:49 am
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

Sorry i cant help myself ....i'm into all things CWT at the moment ....do you know there are two Doctors, Damian Hall , and Beth Pascal ...who ran the cape wrath trail..( you wont believe this )... in winter ....in trainers ... (Damian wore X-talon 260 ultras) ...and running in the dark with head li...
by Uncle bob
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:12 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

Can anyone give me any guidance/advice please .....can i now NOT GO FISHING IN TRAINERS ?
by Uncle bob
Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:31 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: straying off paths

Going off path is good in Scotland ...till you meet a deer fence and face a long walk to a gate/style ....and have you ever done heather bashing ....i had done small bits ...easy peasey ....i went to the welsh hills proper all day, off path heather bashing .....bear with me.....i do core exercises 1...
by Uncle bob
Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:12 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: straying off paths
Replies: 26
Views: 1077

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

I do really appreciate this site and forum ...i've taken on board tips and recommendations to posts i've made your a great bunch of guys/girls ...but NICK70, and BONZO.... they nearly paid with there lives...they learnt a very hard lesson .....I'm no liberal anything ...but NICK70 ....if it will ple...
by Uncle bob
Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:37 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: my WalkHighlands birthday

well in case I don't remember on Friday ....i'll include your WalkHighlands B'day with my night cap of " Shackleton " Whisky, tis based on an Antique blend of Mackinlay's Highland Malt Whisky , that twas supplied to the 1907 Antarctic Expedition ....cheers many happy returns.
by Uncle bob
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:51 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: my WalkHighlands birthday
Replies: 9
Views: 334

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

Well done " Moriarty " ....for posting the report of the rescue ....I really did expect this to be the first hand view ....I will be sending a donation ASAP.
by Uncle bob
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:58 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: Dogs in the hills

my 2 last Dogs Jack Russels ...i retired both of them at 12 yrs ...Jess and Josie ...Jess is long gone (best dog i ever had )......Josie is now 12mths retired to my daughters , she rescues older dogs from rescue centres . they came everywhere with me even on my M'bike. You'll know in your heart when...
by Uncle bob
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:45 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Dogs in the hills
Replies: 10
Views: 987

Re: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...

I hope the majority of you replying to this post have not injured or hurt your backs.....bending down from the high horses you are on to type replies, or maybe your well experienced , and whats worst.... is most all of the opinions posted are quoting newspaper reports and facebook ..( bob falls off ...
by Uncle bob
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:17 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 rescued from Ben Nevis today...
Replies: 114
Views: 3782

Re: Navigation and the CWT

I hav'nt worked out how to repy to PM's....I will soon .
by Uncle bob
Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:33 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Navigation and the CWT
Replies: 10
Views: 533
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