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Great outdoors love match

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A shared passion is a good basis for a relationship. Three couples reveal how their shared love for Scotland’s great outdoors brought them together. Read more ›

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Snowshoes in Scotland

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Ralph Storer believes more Scottish hillwalkers should try showshoes on for size. Read more ›

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Top 21 things to do outdoors this year

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With January now at an end, and most people’s New Year resolutions in tatters, we say try something different over the remaining months! Here, in no particular order, are our pick of the best. Read more ›

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Isle of Skye whisky boost for mountain rescue

Photo: Colin Henderson / Scottish Mountain Rescue

Photograph: Colin Henderson / Scottish Mountain Rescue

Sponsorship deal continues following successful first year. Read more ›

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Hypothermia prevention and treatment

Winter is beautiful. But beware the dangers, too. Pic credit: Andrew Magill on Flickr

Winter is beautiful. But beware the dangers, too. Photograph: Andrew Magill on Flickr

All you need to know about hypothermia when walking or running in the mountains. Read more ›

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Neil MacGrain – freeski coach and photographer

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Combining a coaching career developing Scotland’s promising young freeskiers with his own photography business, the affable Neil MacGrain reckons that, in the end, it’s all about working with people. Read more ›

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Scottish skiing

New Baddoch Chair Lift, Glenshee

Each winter, the first dusting of snow is met with nervous anticipation by Scotland’s ski centres – will the winter bring good conditions, and enough business to keep them going, or will they have to limp along for another year? Ida Maspero investigates how our Mountain ski centres plan to survive Read more ›

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Out of bounds

Skiing The Ridge by Ian Sherrington

Ski mountaineering sounds extreme, but needn’t be. Ian Sherrington from Glenmore Lodge explains how skiers can access some of Scotland’s finest backcountry Read more ›

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