The John Muir Trust was responding to a press release, issued by the Scottish Gamekeepers Association, which accused it of leaving dead deer in public view in the Nevis Gorge area.
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The substantial helicopter activity around Ben Nevis at the weekend, however, has drawn a complaint of excessive disturbance with one local resident claiming that on one of the weekend’s rescues, the Coastguard helicopter flew low over his house no less that 28 times until the early hours of the morning.
The couple’s plans for 2021 include the addition of further pods and lodges, as well as the regeneration of the reception area, to include a bistro-style café and shop stocking essentials, with a projected spend of an additional £750,000 in order to facilitate these upgrades.
Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team located the casualty at half way and found that they had been carried down by former Royal Marine and television presenter/author, Aldo Kane.
By splitting into smaller teams a lot of good work was done, including strimming back some of the rampant vegetation along the path and the pond banks, digging out the side drains, sweeping the leaves and of course clearing litter.
The overwhelming bulk of reviews for the 1,345 metre-tall mountain rate it as ‘excellent’.
Ben Nevis has a significant link to Dudley through the late Mr Bissell who climbed it a staggering 107 times.