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Hello all, I am new to hill walking and bagging, and had done 2 Munros in the past 2 years for charity. I am looking to get out more and enjoy more what our beautiful country has to offer, and have been out starting small for the past 2 Sundays, taking on Dumyat and Tinto. Both were pretty straightf...
by Brian94
Sun Jul 12, 2020 6:57 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Training suggestions
Replies: 8
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Re: New member - starting small.

Hi Bri, We are fairly new to the Munro Bagging set too. My husband and I have recently bagged our #5 in Ben Ime, which was tough going, but well do-able. The initial path across from Car Park on A83 at Succoth,, is deffo the worst part, in the steep, zigzagging ascent but it is a good warm up for t...
by Brian94
Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Say hello...
Topic: New member - starting small.
Replies: 7
Views: 272

Re: New member - starting small.

Don't restrict yourself; go for hikes through long Cairngorm glens, over wild hilly islands and along rugged lochsides. Big hills are all very well but often lack wildness, with car parks and waymarked paths. Aviemore to the Linn O'Dee, Sligachan to Camasunary, the Lairig Gartain to wherever that w...
by Brian94
Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:40 pm
 
Forum: Say hello...
Topic: New member - starting small.
Replies: 7
Views: 272

Re: New member - starting small.

Hello jmarkb,

Thank you for your help! I will keep you all posted. Going to start off with a sub-2000er in Dumyat and look at some trails over there, bearing in mind I am unfit at the moment!

Look forward to posting more.

Thanks,

Bri
by Brian94
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:24 pm
 
Forum: Say hello...
Topic: New member - starting small.
Replies: 7
Views: 272

New member - starting small.

Morning all! Hope you're all keeping well. My name is Brian (AKA Bri) and I am new to the site and forum. I see a lot of very experienced walkers and mountaineers here, and I am looking to get started, by starting small! A background on me... I'm 25 years old and unfit. I've done 2 Munros in the pas...
by Brian94
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:43 am
 
Forum: Say hello...
Topic: New member - starting small.
Replies: 7
Views: 272

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