Index

The book's draft index is as follows:

Aberdeen, 54, 57, 65, 116, 174, 262, 302

Acadian, 97

Ailsa Craig, 118

Alltbeithe, 223

Alps, 14, 17, 19, 20, 23, 139, 166, 169, 248, 282

Aonach Eagach, 130, 191, 193, 195

Arcadian, 4

Archean, 137

Ardvreck, 130

Argyll, 145

Armorica, 65

Arrochar, 17, 19

Assynt, 130

Atholl, 172, 228, 229, 232

Avalonia, 65

Aviemore, 80, 81, 109, 171, 187, 230

Ballachulish, 143

Ballantrae, 96

Balmoral, 111

Balsporran, 172

Baltica, 65

Basho, Matsuo, 4

Beauly, 50

Beauty, 1, 11, 12

Ben More Coigach, 136

Boddindeaun, 260

Boots, weight of, 212, 225, 226

Braemar, 95, 109, 110, 115, 174, 176, 257, 258, 262, 264

Breadalbane, 69

Bridge of Orchy, 122, 191, 254

Bruceton, 50

Buachaille, 145, 306

Bute, 19

Byron, George Gordon Noel, 6th Baron, 100

Cairngorms, i, iii, 80, 95, 100, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 149, 153, 166, 171, 172, 173, 175, 177, 182, 212, 230, 257, 258, 260, 261, 262, 264, 297, 308, 310

Caledonian Mountains, 10, 65, 81, 94, 118, 165, 166, 244, 262, 292

Caledonian Pine Forest, 244

Carlyle, Thomas, 59

Celtic, 1, 81, 107, 128, 259, 261, 310

Clachlet Traverse, 190

Climbing, 35, 235

Cobbler, The, 19, 21

Coire Lagan, 43

Corbett, 163, 250

Corbetts, 163, 179, 247, 251

Corrieyarick, 246

Coruisk, 117, 282, 284

Craig, 118, 249

Crianlarich, 60, 101, 293, 295

Cuillin, 36, 44, 45, 46, 66, 118, 119, 282, 283, 285

Culloden, 50, 217, 265

Culra Bothy, 48, 233, 235

Daumal, René, 57

Derry Lodge, 258, 259, 262

Donalds, 247

Drumfollow, Shank of, 109, 110

Drumochter, Pass of, 172, 228, 233

Dundonnell, 88, 91, 93

Durrell, Gerald, 155

Eagle, 183

Edinburgh, 149, 235, 297, 301, 302

Eig, Isle of, 118, 220, 254

Eilean Donan Castle, 265

Everest, iv, v, 23, 77, 101, 189, 215, 216, 222, 223, 224, 225, 292

Ewich House B&B, Crianlarich, 255, 292

Fairy, 52, 64, 73, 90, 259, 261

Fallon, Steven, 25, 216, 222, 244, 282, 295

Fannichs, 81, 87

Faroe Islands, The, 118, 129

Fersit, 182, 197, 198

Firth of Lorn, 29

Fisherfield Forest, 81, 87, 89, 91, 94, 121, 131, 136, 156

Fishnish, 254

Five Sisters of Kintail, 265, 267, 269, 280

Forcan Ridge, 281

Gaelic, iv, vii, 1, 2, 32, 47, 48, 49, 50, 52, 62, 73, 89, 113, 132, 143, 150, 164, 187, 200, 221, 229, 260, 271, 289, 303, 305, 306

Gaels, 49, 50, 58, 89, 91, 111, 228

Gimingham, Charles, 165, 295

Glasgow, 17, 18, 54, 101, 122, 190, 242, 291

Glen Affric, 223, 243, 244, 246, 252

Glen Allt Mor, 258

Glen Brittle, 43, 45

Glen Clova, 109

Glen Coe, 195

Glen Derry, 258

Glen Dessary, 216, 217, 219

Glen Dochart, 105

Glen Doll, 110

Glen Etive, 30, 95, 145, 189, 193, 197, 199

Glen Ey, 308

Glen Feshie, 177

Glen Lochay, 103, 104, 106

Glen Lui, 258

Glen Lyon, 68, 95, 101, 104

Glen Nevis, 36, 37, 204

Glen Shiel, 37, 108, 212, 242, 251, 252, 258, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 277, 279, 280

Glen Tilt, 229

Glen Torridon, 156

Glencoe, i, iii, 54, 66, 95, 116, 117, 130, 139, 140, 141, 143, 144, 145, 149, 152, 153, 179, 189, 190, 191, 192, 195, 196, 200, 205, 252, 254, 260, 295, 299, 310

Glenfinnan, 216, 218

Glenmore Lodge, 173, 175

Glenure, 142

Gneiss, 130, 135, 136, 219

Grahams, 179, 247

Grampian, 94, 95, 229, 299

Granite, 116, 119, 135, 149, 168, 171, 174, 175, 183, 193, 196, 197, 230, 232, 244, 259, 299

Grass-hold, 17, 18, 58, 59

Grey Corries, 189, 204

Grylls, Bear, 73

Harris, Isle of, 85, 119, 133, 135

Heatherlea B&B, Glencoe, 192

Hebrides, The, 85, 96, 128, 135, 136, 284, 285, 310

Herdsman, of Etive, 196, 306

Hewitt, Dave, 24

Hewitts, 248

Highland Boundary Fault, 54, 57, 58, 65, 95, 101, 135

Highland Clearances, 32, 50, 126, 302, 310

Highland Cross, 246, 280

Horns of Alligin, 161

Hutton, James, 14, 230, 310

Hutton,Charles, 77

Hydro-electric schemes, 302

Iceland, 129

Industrial Revolution, 13, 128

Inuit, 88

Inveroran, 191

Jacobite, 127, 216, 229, 265, 310

Jim Whittaker, 189

Bonnie Dundee, 229

Juvenal

Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis, 139

Kame, 150

Kettle, 72, 150

Kilchurn Castle, 31

Killin, 74

Kingdom, 49

Kingshouse, 144, 192, 205

Kingussie, 80

Kinlochewe, 158

Kinlochleven, 201

Kintyre, 96

Knoydart, 108, 201, 217, 219, 220, 221, 285, 287, 291

Lairig Ghru, 153, 174

Lao Tzu, 1

Laurentia, 65, 66, 135

Lawers, iii, 67, 69, 70, 72, 101, 128, 152

Lawrence, TE, 59

Lewis, Isle of, 85, 135, 160

Lewisian, 130, 135, 136, 219

Liathach, 152, 155, 157, 158, 159, 201, 306

Linn of Dee, 258, 263

Loch a’ Bhraoin, 87, 131

Loch Alsh, 37

Loch an Daimh, 68

Loch an Nid, 91, 92, 93

Loch Arkaig, 219

Loch Assynt, 130

Loch Awe, 28, 30, 31, 32, 133

Loch Carron, 249

Loch Cluanie, 252, 266

Loch Coruisk, 117, 282, 284

Loch Duich, 108

Loch Earn, 18, 49, 58

Loch Einich, 177

Loch Eriboll, 129

Loch Ericht, 233, 237

Loch Etchachan, 262

Loch Etive, 30, 185

Loch Fannich, 87, 164

Loch Fearna, 279

Loch Fyne, 190, 191

Loch Garry, 278

Loch Hope, 129

Loch Hourn, 38, 219, 290

Loch Laggan, 179, 180, 218, 219

Loch Leven, 144, 195, 202, 237

Loch Linnhe, 144, 195

Loch Lochy, 203

Loch Lomond, 16, 17, 18, 22, 57, 63, 65, 148

Loch Maree, 121, 136, 148, 158

Loch Morlich, 171

Loch Muick, 112, 113

Loch Mullardoch, 222, 223

Loch Ness, 65, 135, 246, 278

Loch Nevis, 219, 290

Loch Ossian, 48, 198, 228, 233, 237, 238

Loch Quoich, 219, 267, 277, 278, 279, 280

Loch Rannoch, 73

Loch Scavaig, 117

Loch Shiel, 216

Loch Sloy, 19

Loch Tay, iii, 65, 67, 74, 95

Loch Torridon, 155, 159

Loch Treig, 181

Loch, Dubh, 133

Loch, Fionn, 133

Lochalsh, Kyle of, 37, 252

Lochnagar, i, 31, 54, 100, 101, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 171, 299, 309

Lordship of the Isles, 50

Lukla, 215

Macfarlane, Robert, 15

Magma, 43, 95, 116, 118, 129, 230

Mamlorn, 101

Mamores, 189, 200, 204

Mandela, Nelson, 228

Maskelyne, Rev. Dr Nevil, 76, 77, 299

Mason, Charles, 75

Mason-Dixon Line, 75

Maxwell, Gavin, 37, 283

McDermott, John, 215

McNeish, Cameron, 17, 69, 107, 288, 297

Minetti, Prof. AE, 239, 269, 270, 302

Moine Thrust Zone, 81, 91, 94, 96, 298

Montane Scrub Zone, 166, 167

Mountain Rescue, vi, 33, 40, 42, 206, 207, 210, 234, 297

Mountaincraft and Leadership, 146

Muckle Spate, 257, 258

Muir, John, iii, 171, 287, 293, 310

Mull, Isle of, 25, 29, 96, 119, 142, 229, 247, 252, 253, 254

Munro, Sir Hugh, iv, 1, 23, 246, 273

Murray, WH, ii, 44, 58, 145, 252

National Nature Reserve (NNR), 67, 169, 180, 310

Nepal, 269

Neptunism, 230

Normans, 50

Norse, 48, 50, 289, 300

Ondaatje, Michael, 92

List (The List of Munros, iv, 1, 272, 273, 274

Pap of Glencoe, 195

Periglacial, 150

Periglaciation, 300

Perth, 36, 75, 109, 115, 231

Pictish, 48, 49

Picts, 49

Pitlochry, 49

Plutonism, 230

Polldubh, 4, 5, 10

Pre-Cambrian, 65

Pre-glacial, 148

Bonnie Prince Charlie, 32, 127, 160, 216, 217, 265

Ring of Steall, 4, 5, 17, 67, 152, 201, 204

Robertson, Rev AE, 24, 25

Roches moutonée, 43, 149

Rum, Isle of, 220, 254, 285

Safety, vii, 107, 207, 300

Sandstone, 135, 136, 152, 159, 161, 162, 163

Scandian, 96, 97

Scandinavia, 94, 96, 148

Schama, Simon, 11, 257, 302

Schiehallion, 73, 76, 77, 90, 95, 110, 259, 264, 287, 299

Schiehallion Experiment, 75, 299

Schist, 67, 135, 136

Scot, 10, 196, 234

Scotii, 49

Scots, 74, 91, 127, 165, 236, 265, 310

Sgurr na Stri, 284

Skye, Isle of, iii, 2, 25, 33, 35, 36, 37, 39, 42, 44, 45, 46, 50, 66, 108, 116, 117, 118, 119, 135, 148, 160, 201, 219, 220, 242, 254, 265, 278, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 291

Sligachan, 42, 45, 46

Solnit, Rebecca, 80

Sound of Sleat, 38

South Glen Shiel Ridge, 108, 252, 266

Stadial, 148

Strathcarron, 248, 249, 251

Strontium, 52, 144

Sublime, The, 1, 11, 13, 14, 15, 301

Suilven, 136

Tectonic, 64, 65, 94, 97, 116, 118, 135, 260, 298

Terrane (geological plate), 95, 96, 97, 135, 136

Theroux, Paul, 48, 268, 277

Tibet, 201

Trimline, 149

Tyndrum, 291

Ullapool, 81, 83, 123

Victoria, Queen, 111, 112, 113, 260

Vikings, 49, 50, 310

Volcanic Explosivity Index, 117

Wainwrights, 179, 248

Waterfall, iv, 4, 6, 7, 8, 43, 93, 156, 182, 190, 200, 285, 308

Watermann, Jonathan, 35

Wester Ross, 148