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Friday 17th to Sunday 19th of August, 2018, Weekend Meet, Rum Bunkhouse, Rum.

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Friday 19th to Sunday 21st of October, 2018, Fylde Mountaineering Club Stair Hut, Lake District.

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Saturday 6th or Sunday 7th of October, 2018, Venue to be confirmed.

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Thursday 25th of October 2018, The Venue.

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Ochils Mountaineering Club Hut, Crianlarich.

Friday 19th to Sunday 21st of January, 2018.

Approaching the An Casteal summit ridge.

On Saturday, 18 members and guests enjoyed lots of snow on walks and ski- tours (climbing was out due to high avalanche risk and inaccessible roads, downhill skiing out due to the latter).
An Caisteal was summited on foot and a small group hung about on the summit ridge to have a play on the towers and short gullies; Beinn Chuirn by ski; Eas Anie visited by thwarted climbers; and a wee walk near the Nevis Range with no hill gear by the thwarted down-hill skiers.
A splendid Burns supper was enjoyed with various members contributing poems, dance and song. Sunday's weather was not tempting enough (dreich!) for any longer forays into the hills.

Other photographs from the meet:

The Sun emerging over An CastealAn Casteal RidgeApproaching the An Casteal summit ridge.Kicking through good neve on An Casteal.Kicking through good neve on An Casteal.Looking north from An Casteal.Ben Lomond and the south from An Casteal.Rime build up on An Casteal.Ascending in heavy snow on Sron Gharbh, An Casteal (credit Wendy Georgeson).Tim pootling about in a Gulley on An Casteal (credit Wendy Georgeson).Paul in action on Twistin Hill, An Casteal (credit Wendy Georgeson).Crianlarich meet, An Casteal party, 2018.

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