Some 2008 Saas Grund 'Alps' pictures
4th June: Andrew Irvine & Jane, snowshoeing to the Dix hut Arolla, in poor conditions
22nd June: Ian Ridley on the Monch
23rd June: early morning, on the way up the Jungfrau
28th June: Ian on the Fieschergrat, Gross Fiescherhorn, Bernese Oberland
30th June: Richard + Rose on the Allalinhorn
2nd July: Chris flying the flag at the Almageller hut
3rd July: On Schmetterling, 5a, Dri Horlini
25th July: Jim &
Julian on the summit of Mont Blanc 6.25am. A cold wind blowing meant
27th July: 2 days later, Rob on the summit of Mont Blanc at 6.30am, just at sunrise.
31st July: Eiger Mittellegi Ridge. Photo,Tim Blakemore
5th August: Richard on the South Ridge of the Lagginhorn
19th & 22nd August: Left - Richard & Declan on the summit of the Lagginhorn; Right - Declan on top of Mont Blanc at 6am.
29th August: Left - Ross, Steve, Tom, Peter & Jim outside the Hornli Hut after their successful ascent of the Matterhorn. All got back to the Hornli Hut by 1.30 in the afternoon, the fastest 'round trip being Steve with his guide Robin Beadle in 6 hours & 30 minutes.
Right - Jim Laylor on the Swiss summit of the Matterhorn 4½ hours after starting.
4th September: Ian Funnel & Ian Cochrane flying the flag on the Allalinhorn
17th September: Harry McGee & Jon Pain on the Hohlaubgrat.