End of Season 2020-21

17th April 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.

Today was a lovely Spring day to finish the 2020-21 Torridon forecasting season. The bulk of the snow remains above 800m with some patchy snow down to 500m. and is generally stable throughout. The snow will likely remain for a time, slowly thawing and diminishing at all elevations, so enjoy it while you can.

Below are a few photos showing the extent of the current snow distribution in the Torridon mountains, together with big skyscapes!

Thanks for supporting our blog site throughout this Covid restricted season and we hope you have a good summer. See yuz next season. The Torridon Forecasting Team.

Comments on this post

  • Arun Sharma
    19th April 2021 8:30 am

    Thanks folks for all your hard work on our behalf, appreciated having your reports to help us plan our days out best wishes

  • Peter
    23rd April 2021 8:08 pm

    Yes, thanks everyone. Have a good summer.

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