Heavy snow was forecast for certain areas, but no-one was quite expecting these conditions in the Pentland Hills.
It's useful to have a compass, map and the ability to read both when encountering whiteout conditions!
Gaiters will help to keep your feet dry. It is not a shortened word for 'alligators' (which was explained quite quickly to Lynne).
We are Lynne and Andrew from Single Steps Learning. Our love of learning and exploring has inspired us to take up 'hill-walking'. We hope to progress from novice to expert! This is our journey.