Avalanche Awareness

NeedleSports | 21/08/2017 15:11:25

An avalanche on Creag Meagaidh and one of the climbers who triggered it – the other took the photo, hence the camera shake! Although the avalanche danger at the start of the day was low, both climbers involved had been climbing all day (on North Post) in steady snowfall with the wind blowing directly onto the face. Consequently.... More

Nuts Museum Wild Country Friends Chart

NeedleSports | 21/06/2017 14:46:00

Needle Sports’ Staff – Luke Jones

NeedleSports | 31/01/2017 17:20:22

  Photo above: Luke having overcome the roof on the bold top pitch on Mirror, Mirror… (E1, 5b, 5a), Pillar Rock     .... More

Needle Sports’ Staff – Lucy Hepburn

NeedleSports | 31/01/2017 17:04:57

  A keen climber on rock and ice, Lucy is also a skier and instructs outdoor ed in what little spare time she has left. Recent memorable leads include Aphasia (E2) on Sergeant Crag Slabs in Borrowdale. Lucy demonstrating her superb skiing skills!

Needle Sports’ Staff - Will Veitch

NeedleSports | 11/01/2016 17:32:08

Will is an active climber on rock, ice and alpine peaks. Local leads include such classics as Holly Tree Crack (E1) on Sergeant Crag Slabs, Creeping Jesus (HVS) on Shepherd's Crag and South-East, Central and Window Gullies (III, II and II/III) on Great End. He has climbed in Scotland in winter and in the alps in Chamonix and.... More