Another excellent post. And it’s not just the northern mountains. Whilst Loch Lomond may look tranquil this morning there has been heavy rain sleet and hail and high winds down to low level and a lot of snow on Ben Lomond and the Cobbler
Ben Nevis has an ongoing massive Search for a missing 23-year-old hill walker from London, my thoughts are with the family who must be going through hell just now. Yesterdays search saw the last flight of RAF Rescue 137 and the handover of the new SAR Helicopter Contract by Bristows Rescue 951 based in Inverness. I wish the crews of whom many are old friends safe flying and many successful Rescues.
The incident is now in day 3 and the weather has been wild as it to be expected for winter in Scotland. The local Police ,Lochaber MRT plus Glencoe, SARDA and RAF Lossiemouth MRT will brave wild conditions with the heavy snow and have to be very careful. My thoughts are with them all may they be looked after as they search for this young man. We…
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