A Cold, Clear and Sunny day

24th December 2018

The hills although looking very white and snowy, there is only a thin skin of new snow on bare ground. A great day for walking and climbing with clear views to distant mountain ranges in the clear cold air.

Morning light illuminating the North West mountains


A pair of walkers emerging into the light near Cairngorm summit


Looking toward Aonach Mor and Ben Nevis beyond Sgor Gaoith from Cairngorm


Coire an t Sneachda cliffs

Parties heading home along the rim of the plateau

Cairngorm summit – with this snow covered flanks

Looking west from Cairngorm summit

Looking south down Coire rainer toward Ben Macdui


The majestic Sgor an Lochain Uaine – The Angels Peak

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