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06 May 2017: Ben Nevis Skiing Winter 2017
08 April 2017: Garbh Coire, Cairngorms. Skiing Winter 2017
31 March 2017: Beinn a' Bhuird Skiing Winter 2017
25 March 2017: Aonach Mor Skiing Winter 2017

It seemed like most of the ski starved population were heading for Aonach Mor this weekend, keen to have a high ski to walk/skin ratio.  Steve and I did a long day trip from the East to do the same, and met up with Dave, Neil and Tom.   The first descent of the day down Spikes was superb, and worth the drive alone.   A skin up the ridge alongside Summit Gully produced some comical moments.  Marians had been in the sun too long, so wasn't as enjoyable as Spikes, but worth doing.   A descent of Easy Gully, and a traverse into the shade resulted in a powder find, despite the temperatures.  It was so good, that I had another shot after people drifted off, and had a race to get the Braveheart chair before it shut.




Neil on Spikes
Dave launching into Spikes
Looking back up Spikes.  You should be able to pick Neil out.
Heading back up the ridge between Summit Gully and Marians
Comical skin track.
Neil and Tom descending Marians
Dave descending Marians
Steve getting some final turns in at the foot of Marians.
12 March 2017: Left Hand Branch of Black Spout, Lochnagar Skiing Winter 2017
05 February 2017: Portes du Soleil Skiing Winter 2017
21 January 2017: Beinn a'Bhuird Walk Winter 2017
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