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Sprayway – What’s new for 2019

7th April 2019 | 0 comments

We’re just back from a flying visit to Sprayway HQ on the eastern fringes of Manchester. From the upstairs windows, you can see the foothills of the Peak District and in 15 minutes or so, you can be on the ground in the UK’s most popular National Park.

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10 of the best… Scottish Winter Ridges

6th March 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… Monday 5th Mar, 2018 – 8.50am GMT Monday 5th Mar, 2018 – 8.50am GMT It’s all over! Since Adam Bielecki and Janusz Gołąb set off from base camp yesterday due to improving weather, conditions have since deteriorated again and team leader Krzysztof Wielicki has now taken the decision, in consultation with his team, to end the expedition. …

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New avalanche forecasts tested in Highlands

20th November 2013 | 0 comments

The Scottish Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) are set to trial a new avalanche forecast for Torridon in the Northwest Highlands this winter. Forecasts will run intermittently from December to February, giving climbers and winter hillwalkers warnings of avalanches north of the Great Glen, in an attempt to make winter walking even safer. Currently, the SAIS provide daily winter avalanche forecasts …