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Time to stop Ben Nevis Charity Challenges

21 Oct , 2009  

It’s time to stop large scale charity challenges on Ben Nevis before we ruin this precious resource. The Telegraph reports on the damage caused by Ben Nevis Charity Challenges: Among the environmental problems reported have been hillsides and verges scarred by hikers, streams polluted with human waste and residents’ sleep disturbed by vehicles at night. […]

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Ben Nevis on a Slippery Slope

21 Sep , 2009  

I know it’s a topic I keep going on about but The Herald has a great story about the problem of litter on Ben Nevis, and particularly of banana skins. According to the John Muir Trust (JMT), the wild-land conservation charity which owns most of the mountain, some 55% of the litter removed from Ben […]

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Ben Nevis at its Best!

14 Jul , 2009  

As you can see from the pictures from my Ben Nevis Climb on Saturday Ben Nevis was at her most benign and beautiful on Saturday. It was something like my 130th time to the summit and probably the best weather and visibility that I have ever experienced on a summer Ben Nevis Climb. Lucy and […]

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Macs Sponsors Friend’s of Nevis

22 May , 2009  

Macs Adventure is proud to announce our sponsorship of Friend’s of Nevis the charity dedicated to preserving and protecting Ben Nevis and the surrounding area. We have helped hundreds of clients climb Ben Nevis and I personally have climbed Ben Nevis over 100 times, hence Ben Nevis and the surrounding area is very close to […]

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Great Weekend Ben Nevis Climb

21 May , 2009  

I managed to escape the office to do some guiding for the first time in a couple of months to run a Ben Nevis weekend last weekend. It’s great to be able to get away and enjoy the highlands for a couple of days and forget about the joys of marketing budgets and year end […]

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