Assault on K2

An allegorical tale of a trip to Murrayfield The final planning meeting took place two days before departure in Concordia base camp. The weather was confirmed as suitable for the assault on the K2 summit, supplies were confirmed and equipment checked. We agreed that, in the conditions we were expecting, we would follow the route …

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Ian and Steve went to Kinpurnie for this week’s training hike, as high winds forced a change to their original plans.

The Sidlaws in October

My first outing in four months took me to the Sidlaws for a 5.6 mile stroll with Grant. Not the greatest of weather, as you can see (or maybe not). No adverse effects on the ankle, so next week it’s off to the Paps of Fife.