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24 Feb 2017

Marginal conditions in the mountains this winter have led to uncertainty and difficult decision-making when planning journeys – whether heading for the Munros or for climbing trips. Because of this Glenmore Lodge, Scotland's National Outdoor Training Centre, has issued advice to all mountaineers on how to get the best out of their mountain journeys. Read more

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