Our holiday in Aviemore started with excellent weather and after an excellent day on the Cairngorm we decided to embark on an ascent of Cairn Toul, Angels Peak and Devils Point. The weather so wonderful that we had a difficult choice to make between this route and a climb on Ardverikie wall (UKC guide). It's always a tricky decision when you're bagging Munro's! This 22 mile day out needed lots of energy and early start. The mountains looked fabulous, eager
we left the sugar bowl car park on the road to the Aviemore Ski Centre. Our first objective was to head to the Lairig Ghru we reached this major pass via the narrow and rocky Chalamain gap.
flowering Lichen were so translucent. We soon arrived at the river, with lots of snow melt the rivers were quite full we paddled across the river and had lunch on a rock as our feet and legs dried in the sun.