Two Climbers Killed in Glen Coe Named

The names of the two climbers who died on Saturday in Glen Coe have been reported as 34 year-old Simon Davidson from Edinburgh and 23 year-old Joe Smith from Kinlochleven.

Another party found the casualties on Stob Coire nam Beith. It is understood, according to the BBC, that they'd been roped together, but full details regarding the cause of their death remain unknown.

Tributes from UKC members have been collected in this thread.

Our thoughts go out to family members and friends of Simon and Joe.

More information in this BBC News report.

Stob Coire nam Beith today: there's a lot of snow up high at present
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