mountaineeringWithin easy reach of Newtonmore are 4 magnificent mountain ranges – the Cairngorms, the Monadliaths, the Drumochter Mountains and the Nevis range. You are spoilt for choice with an excellent selection of Munros, Corbetts & Donalds, all achievable in a comfortable day's outing from here.

Most accommodation providers are more than happy to provide you with maps, routes and guidance.

There is also excellent & challenging climbing – winter & summer – in the Cairngorms.

You can also arrange for the services of an experienced guide for the more adventurous walks and for small group or individual tuition in Mountaineering, Winter Skills, Climbing & Ice Climbing.

If the weather is against you, as it can be from time to time, you can still hone those climbing skills – indoors.

Extreme Dream, just up the road in Aviemore, is an excellent facility with climbs for all ages & skill levels.

 

Literature for Mountain Walkers.

Cameron McNeish: The Munros, Scotland's Highest Mountains, Lomond Books 1996

Rob Milne and Hamish Brown: SMC Hillwalker's Guide, The Corbetts & other Scottish Hills 1996

SMC Hillwalker's Guide: The Munros 2008

Donald Bennet and Cliff Stone: Scottish Hill Tracks

Brian Conduit: Cairngorms Pathfinder Guide 1996

Ernest Cross: Short Walks in the Cairngorms: Luath Press Ltd.

Ralph Storer: 50 Best Routes on Scottish Mountains: David and Charles 1998

For Further information, click on the links below.

Munro Magic

Walkingworld - online walking guide

WalkHighlands.co.uk

Scottish Mountaineering Club

Walking Wild

Best Walks

Active Outdoor Pursuits

Active outdoor pursuitsActive Outdoor Pursuits' outdoor centre offers a wide range of outdoor and adventure activities such as skiing, snowboarding, canoeing, white water rafting, kayaking, canyoning, hill walking and more.

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