Inbhirfhaolin, Glen Etive – 18/19th February 2022

February saw us returning to majestic Glen Etive, staying at the Inbhirfhaolin Hut. The hut is owned by the Grampian Club, and while more basic than some other huts, it does sit in a superb location, surrounded by some of the finest mountains in Scotland.February saw us returning to majestic Glen Etive, staying at the…

Braedownie Hut, Glen Clova – 28th/29th January 2022

A welcome return to the Carn Dearg Mountaineering Club’s hut at Braedownie in Glen Clova, where the 45 Degrees Club AGM and Burns Night was also held back in January 2019. Members Attending Gerry Weir; Raymond Evenden; Norrie Shand; James Duncan Fraser; Alyn McNaughton; George Henderson; Susan Henderson; Adrian Mowat (Sat); Ania Borg (Sat); Tom…

Mol Mor Bunkhouse, Torridon – 20th/21st August 2021

What better place to have the first ‘Hut’ Meet since lock down than magnificent Torridon. We werefortunate enough to enjoy the National Trust Bunkhouse, Mol Mor, a converted farm steading at thehead of Loch Torridon. The views from the Bunkhouse itself, befit this wonderful area. Members Attending Ania Borg, John Calder, Raymond Evenden, James Fraser,…

Muir Cottage, Inverey, Braemar – 13th/14th March 2020

A welcome return to the Cairngorm Club’s Muir Cottage for the March meet, where the Club had previously enjoyed stays in May 2018 and August 2015.  Those who’ve had the pleasure will know that it is a very comfortable, well-appointed hut in a stunning location, with a mouth-watering array of hills in the immediate area…

Glencoe Ski Lodge – 2nd/3rd August, 2019

The Club’s August meet took them to pastures new at least in terms of the accommodation. The Glencoe Ski Lodge sits partially hidden in the forest just west of the River Orchy and south west of Bridge of Orchy. The lodge is an impressive two storey wooden building with enough bedrooms to accommodate the club…

Muir Cottage, Inverey -18th/19th May, 2018

  The Club last visited Muir Cottage in August 2015 and a long overdue revisit took place on 18th/19th May 2018. The accommodation is the Club Hut of the Cairngorm Club and is extremely well appointed and comfortable with showers and good sized kitchen and communal area. The location itself is a short distance from…

Croft Bunkhouse, Skye – 6th/7th April, 2018

April’s meet took us over the “bridge” to Skye to a change of venue after our original destination in Torrin was cancelled due to renovation work being carried out. This disappointed one particular member who was hell bent on putting the record straight on a certain summit almost on it’s doorstep. However, The Croft Bunkhouse…