We all needed some much needed exercise after the festive period and with my wife taking the wee one away to meet her friends for coffee me and Fraser joined my dad, niece and nephew for a jaunt up Scotly Hill near Banchory. Amazingly I had never done this wee cracker.
Started off from the woodland car park where the parking meter was broken so we saved on the charge.
Photos do the talking as the route ain't hard.
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Warning Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. Summer routes may not be viable or appropriate in winter. See winter information on our skills and safety pages for more information.