The North Farce

I fully believe in credit given where credit is due but I also believe in constructive criticism when your experience is less than you would expect, especially from a world renowned mountaineering company such as The North Face.

Around two years ago I made the decision to begin exploring Scotland, two years after my decision to leave a decade and a half career in the armed forces. Part of my plan was to begin climbing every one of the famous Munros and to do this I would most definitely require the correct kit and clothing. After a year of dipping my toe into re-visiting the smaller tourist hills I climbed as a child I began the Munros. Quickly, I saw that my general clothing wouldn’t cut it when the weather turned for the worst on the bigger peaks.

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