Equipment + Preparation For the West Coast of Scotland and Scottish highlands, around the Glencoe and Ben Nevis areas
Just use this as a basic check list before you leave. You absolutely MUST tell someone where you are going, what time you expect to return. You must also check in with them on your return. Rescue teams love a call out when the climbers are already safely tucked up in bed. Get into serious trouble, then try dialling 999 on the mobile and cross your fingers. You’ll need to have your grid reference handy.