Tag Archives: Isle of Bute

This Hill Is Becoming A ‘Habit’…..

Or more to the point, if I return to this hill I shall feel obliged to dress for the occasion. Let me explain.. Beinn a’Mhanaich translates from the Gaelic as ‘Hill of the Monk’ . This was my fifth visit in … Continue reading

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Corlic…first visit in ’11

Having been in receipt of one of Roddy 2M0IOB’s 2m portable Yagi antennas, I had been waiting on the first opportunity to go ‘test’. There had been two stations posting SOTA activation alerts  in GM land, a regular to this … Continue reading

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(October) Radio Days

VHF… On occasion to work the odd local stations or pre-arranged skeds but quiet otherwise. SOTA Activity… One activation this month, A return trip to Beinn Eich in the Luss Hills area. A blog post/ report is <HERE>. Activated the … Continue reading

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Only one this time….

Last year I when I visited this area, I activated Beinn Eich and then headed along the ridge to Doune Hill. This time round, Eich was my only target. I had posted the alert on the ‘SOTA Alert Page‘ whilst … Continue reading

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