Munro with cancer #82

25th October 2016, Ben Avon (M017), 3842ft, 1171m


My favourite mountain

Ever since I first climbed to the top of Braeriach at midsummer in 1986, it has been my favourite mountain. The views of it from Speyside are fascinating. It seems to look down on the flat forests and pastures of Speyside like a wise old man with many faces, whose expressions are determined by the weather and the extent of snow in the northern corries. Continue reading “My favourite mountain”