First day of the 13/14 season at Glencoe. Tons of snow had arrived in the storms at Christmas. Unfortunately this had damaged the Cliffy chairlift and buried the Main Basin tbar. So no uplift to the top. This also meant the queues were pretty bad. Loads of people were up since it was the first […]
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It was a late start since we weren’t prepared so Ben A’an is suggested since it’s a small hill, but a fun climb and great views. Jon and myself got train to Westerton where Niels picked us up. It’s not long until we get to the north end of loch Achray and the car park […]
Took the Friday off work and headed up on my own to Glencoe. A beautiful day from the outset and a lovely drive up the A82. Although Coe has not had much snow the Main Basin was full and enough was there to warrant the best part of a day up there. Temperatures were quite […]
Weather looked promising as we left the Loch Lomond area and it held up too! Turning in to a fresh blue sky day. It was a bit blowy at the car park in Glencoe but it was bright and looked promising. At 10am Niels, Bob, Jonathan, Louise and myself headed up toward the Hidden Valley. […]
Conditions a bit more variable today. So much so Coe actually received a couple of feet of snow the night before! This is also the first time I’ve ridden Coe in May (previously Nevis Rage was the only location boasting this fact). What had been a brown lower half of the hill had been transformed […]
An accident, closing the A82 forced us to take a diversion via Inverary adding half an hour on to journey time. However it was a cracking day and the scenery made it easier. Once at Coe we had a great time on soft spring snow. Sun was streaming and temperatures were hot. However the upper […]