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TGO Challenge 2013 Trip Report – Part 2

Isaac at the Devil's Point

Days 7-13 (goto Part 1) Although our stay in Aviemore was brief – just the one night – it was good to get a hot shower, dry out my gear, and refuel at the Indian Restaurant next to the Youth Hostel. Aviemore …

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TGO Challenge 2013 Trip Report – Part 1

Dipping our Toes into the Sea - Loch Torridon

I got back from the UK a few days ago after a 3 week hiking trip which included backpacking across Scotland with my friend Martin Rye in the 2013 TGO Challenge and a trip to the Lake District to visit Heather and Alan …

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Torridon Hills: Liathach and Mullach an Rathan

Background - Liathach

Liathach is probably the most famous of the Torridon Hills, a cluster of mountains located in a remote section of the Western Highlands on the Atlantic Coast side of Scotland. Meaning The Grey One in Scottish Gaelic, Liathach dwarfs the tiny hamlet of Torridon, …

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