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nick morris scottish winter climbing | montane 27/04/2020
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Aonach Eagach Ridge

Brand ambassador Nick Morris recounts a memorable day climbing the Aonach Eagach Ridge during this winters late but beautifully pristine resurgence in the Highlands. As a white fluffy blanket finally fell over the Highlands a plan was being hatched in a soggy South Wales. Stood on belay in the dust-filled air of the local climbing centre one sentence was tentatively blurted out…” Scotland this weekend, it’s looking mega?” 3 days later boots were packed, crampons sharpened and a rack built; It was decided, we were heading North and on the... Read More

nick morris out of hours | montane 29/08/2019
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Adventure; an unusual and exciting or daring experience

Montane Ambassador Nick morris talks us through what adventure means to him, and why everyone can benefit from it. Walking along the ridgeline of Beinn Alligin in the Scottish Highlands in a world of adventure, discovery, my ice axe in one hand steadying myself against the icy breeze and my crampons piercing the snow underfoot.  I track the ridge moving up the ascent to the summit, feeling my heart race as my heavy legs power me up the crisp white untouched blanket of snow towards clear skies and vast views.... Read More

Nick morris adventure kit list | montane 29/08/2018
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Nick Morris Adventure Kit List

Now a bit like Blue Planet here is the ‘behind the keyboard’ part…what kit did I use? PRIMINO 140 L/S (Men’s / Women’s) EMBER (Men’s) Shop Now Shop Now For the main bulk of the day I operated in a montane Primino 140 long sleeved base layer with the Ember Pull On over the top. This was a great combo and kept off most of the elements. EXTREME MITTS (Men’s / Women’s) WINDJAMMER GLOVES (Men’s/Women’s) Shop Now Shop Now When reaching the higher elevations where the temperature dropped it  was... Read More