6th April 2015
Snow cover still pretty good on snow-holding lee slopes. Windward slopes looking pretty bare though.
Partial full depth avalanche on Sron a Ghoire (again!). This slid on Sunday but new glide cracks opening elsewhere.
Beinn a Chaorainn 6th April. Crown & track of full depth avalanche visible. Slid Sunday?
Beinn a Chaorainn. Same view but on 2nd April.
Very large cornices still in situ and weakening in the sustained thaw. Photographed today.
New cafe open at ‘Wolftrax’, the mountain biking centre a few miles east of Creag Meagaidh.
‘Wolftrax’ is the mountain biking centre at Strathmashie on the A86, a few miles east of Creag Meagaidh. AÂ local community-led organisation, Laggan Forest Trust, have just opened a cafe there, with the help of funding from the Cairngorms National Park. Â With showers (and toilets) too, it makes a very convenient pitstop if you’re passing by. Awesome espresso!
The cafe is in a brand spanking-new building.
Opened on Friday just in time for Easter.
Inside the cafe. Great facilities for hungry mtn bikers and other visitors. Brand new espresso machine, too.
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6th April 2015 8:57 pm
It was a day of sunburn at Loch Laggan. Nice to see your recommendation for the Wolftrax Cafe. Try the locally sourced burgers they are great.