Monthly Archives: December 2013

Climbing The Cobbler – Ben Arthur, Arrochar – Guest Post

Ben Arthur, commonly known as “The Cobbler”, is the most famous peak of the Arrochar Alps and is located directly opposite and across Loch Long from the village of Arrochar.  Climbing The Cobbler is a pleasant experience at any time of the year, except when the weather is totally wild eh. Ben Arthur “The Cobbler” […]

Climbing Ben More – Crianlarich, Loch Lomond – Guest Post

We climbed Ben More near Crianlarich at the end of February.  There were four of us, all friends at the time.  It was freezing but we were prepared. Following a night out in Glasgow’s West End we headed north early on a Saturday morning to Crianlarich and Ben More, our goal for the weekend. We woke up that day to pleasant clear skies.  I […]

Edinburgh City of Literature

Edinburgh is famous for its International Art Festival in August but this is just one of many festivals that occur in the city annually.  The Edinburgh International Book festival is set to begin on August 9th 2014.  This literary extravaganza claims to be the largest public celebration of the written word in the world.  The […]