I tried to stay focused on the gear placements instead of the…

I tried to stay focused on the gear placements instead of the storm brewing over my shoulder… we learned that in Scotland, you need to take advantage of each and every weather window.

Volcanic Ring Crags of Kilchoan, Scotland

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean I’ve…

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean I’ve stopped thinking about it! PS I’ve been recently informed that apparently this is known as the “Nicole Pose” by some…
Well so be it. Maybe I’d rather be looking at the magnificent view of the mountains instead of the camera – HA.

My friend Cora hiking towards the East summit of mt. Suilven in…

My friend Cora hiking towards the East summit of mt. Suilven in the North Scottish highlands yesterday. We managed to snag a rare clear weather window despite a menacing forecast…

Headed “back” into the mountains tomorrow! (See what…

Headed “back” into the mountains tomorrow! (See what I did there? ? )
I wanted to share this as I’m proud of my body for recovering from a fairly serious injury so fast – it really reminds me to never take my health and strength for granted. I’m thankful that I’m able to continue enjoying what I love this summer: getting out into the wild!