Posts Tagged ‘Hiking’

Day Two Hundred & Forty Seven

Left: NIKON D3000 1/8s Focal Length: 26.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 100 Right: NIKON D3000 1/160s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/6.3 ISO: 100

Left: NIKON D3000 1/8s Focal Length: 26.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 100 Right: NIKON D3000 1/160s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/6.3 ISO: 100 247/365 Stewart and I completed the Grouse Grind for the first time today!!! I finished in 1 hour and  58 minutes, Stewart in just 58 minutes!  I hated the first 1/4 but I was kinda […]

Day One Hundred & Thirteen

NIKON D3000 1/250s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (P)

NIKON D3000 1/250s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (P) 113/365. Great Glen Way: Drumnadrochit to Inverness, 18 miles. We finished The Great Glen Way and in true Scottish fashion it poured!! I loved the sections along the way from Gairlochy to Fort Augustus but that was all I loved, maybe with better weather I […]

Day One Hundred & Twelve

NIKON D3000 1/500s Focal Lenth: 55.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 400 (P)

NIKON D3000 1/500s Focal Lenth: 55.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 400 (P) 112/365. Great Glen Way: Altsigh to Drumnadrochit, 11 miles. Horrible horrible part of the way, all uphill with no noteworthy views. We went through the most run down eerie farms and walked for miles on hard road. For a good part of the way I […]

Day One Hundred & Eleven

NIKON D3000 1/5s Focal Length: 44.0mm f/36.0 ISO: 400 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/5s Focal Length: 44.0mm f/36.0 ISO: 400 (M) 111/365. Great Glen Way: South Laggan to Altsigh, 23.5 miles. It was so nice to wake up in a bed!! We got back on the Way straight after breakfast. Today was the longest day, the first half of the day from South Laggan to Fort […]

Day One Hundred & Ten

NIKON D3000 1/400s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/400s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 (M) 110/365. Great Glen Way: Gairlochy to South Laggan, 12.5 miles. The tent was still standing and remarkably dry in the morning!   We high-tailed it out of the campsite as soon as we woke up and after the 1 mile walk back to the way […]

Day One Hundred & Nine

NIKON D3000 1/320s  Focal Length: 29.0mm f/9.0 ISO: 400 (P)

NIKON D3000 1/320s Focal Length: 29.0mm f/9.0 ISO: 400 (P) 109/365. Great Glen Way: Fort William to Gairlochy, 10.5 miles. Today we got up at 7am to catch the train to Fort William where we started the Great Glen Way. The Great Glen Way runs for 77 miles along Glen More between Fort William and […]

3 Peaks!

Scafell Pike

In March our “3 Peaks in 3 Days” challenge was inhibited due to extreme weather at Ben Nevis.  We managed to tackle and bag Scafell Pike on March 28th and Snowdon on March 29th.  Now yesterday we finally bagged Ben Nevis! Scafell Pike was by far my least favourite, I was so tired and poor […]