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The ever popular Scottish Winter Climbing weekend meet will be held once more at Corran Bunkhouse, by Corran Ferry, south of Fort William: http://www.corranbunkhouse.co.uk/, on the weekend Friday 25th to Sunday 27th February 2022. There are 20 places available, the cost is £50 each for the weekend. This is a meet for winter climbers, requiring a certain (and not too onerous) level of relevant experience. Please contact the Meet Coordinator for further details. Book early to avoid disappointment – the meet almost always becomes oversubscribed.