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We have chosen to attempt Big Hex - Ascending and descending 6 classic routes on 3 of Scotland's best know mountain ranges in under 36hrs - to push our limits and raise much needed funds for the amazing guys and girls that are part of Scotland's Mountain Rescue.
These volunteers who literally risk their lives to help those in trouble, lost or tragically killed on (and off) Scotland's Mountains need your support to buy the equipment and maintain vehicles and buildings necessary to operate one of the most professional "amateur" organisations on the planet.
The routes... GULP!
Ben Nevis, Fort WilliamAscentNorth East Buttress 300 metres (1892 Sept) J, E, B, & C HopkinsonVery Difficult ***
DescentTower Ridge 600 metres 1892 Sept) J, E, B & C HopkinsonDifficult ****
Buachaille Etive Mor, Glen CoeAscentNorth Buttress (West Route) 300 metres (1895 July) W Brown, Rose, W ToughModerate *
DescentCurved Ridge 240 metres GB GibbsModerate **
The Northern Cuillin, Isle of SkyeAscentPinnacle Ridge (1880) C and L PilkingtonDifficult **
DescentWest Ridge (Sgurr Nan Gillean) and Coire a’ Bhasteir (Unknown)Moderate **
For more info on Big Hex visit the homepage here www.bighex.org
Please donate whatever you can .. and wish us luck. gulp!!
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