Glorious Kinloch Hourn but with a very sad ending
by dogplodder » Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:05 pm
by yokehead » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:19 am
Your fine report highlights why we go to the hills and why we find it worthwhile, thanks for sharing it with us.
by Mountainlove » Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:03 pm
I am glad you posted it, I am sure he wants to be remembered as a soul in the hills.
by SAVAGEALICE » Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:22 pm
So sad to hear about the gentleman you met.
by dooterbang » Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:33 am
And hey, I'm 47
Sad news about the walker that passed away.
by mountain thyme » Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:19 pm
Sad news about the hillwalker
by rockhopper » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:43 pm
that's quite something coming from a postie ! was supposed to be 0300 but I held back until the rain stoppedSAVAGEALICE wrote:when you say an ‘early start’ you really mean it! what was it 3.30am?
hope you get good weather - worth holding off for it - I see you haven't got too many to go now - cheersmountain thyme wrote:I've still those hills to do ... need to plan them soon (
by JIMSTALKER » Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:39 pm
by rockhopper » Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:29 pm
JIMSTALKER wrote:I’m really glad that you submitted your report and relating your encounter with my brother. It has been a very sad time but Ian was doing what he loved in a most wonderful part of the country. I still recall my time there with him 30 years ago to the day walking through Knoydart as one the best adventures with him. The whole family appreciate the report and all comments made.
Many thanks for your post. I'm glad you have good memories and very much appreciate your comments. My thoughts and best wishes to you and your family.
by LizBrown » Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:07 am
by johnkaysleftleg » Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:32 am
by rockhopper » Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:37 pm
by Wimpie » Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:49 pm
One can only hope that the man died of natural cause and in this way died doing what he loved most.
My heart goes out to his family and relatives.