A frosty start to the day.

12th January 2021

Covid -19

The Scottish Avalanche Information Service issues information to support permitted activity under current Scottish Government guidance.

Please be aware of current mandatory travel restrictions in Local Authority areas within Scotland and respect local communities by referring to Scottish Government guidance and safe route choices for exercise. For further guidance please refer to the following information for hillwalkers and climbers and snowsports on ski and board.

This blog is intended to provide hazard and mountain condition information to help plan safer mountain trips.

A cold start to the day, the snow pack is continuing to consolidate. Some shallow fresh snow accumulations last night with a fine dry day today.

Creag Dhubh, Beinn Eighe.

Dramatic changes in the light on the walk in this morning. In this image one can see that most cornices have rounded off and re-frozen.

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