Learning from other people’s bad experiences. A collection of mishaps and near misses in Scotland’s winter mountains where valuable lessons have been learned.
Lessons learned in the mountains
Go to the hills long enough and, with luck, you’ll build up your own store of mishaps and near misses – they’re called experience, and the trick is to learn from them.
Any sort of close shave should be a learning opportunity for you, with a clear look back on what happened allowing you to pick out the things you did wrong, or could have done better, the things you should have done but didn’t and the things you did which you shouldn’t have. The idea isn’t to beat yourself up about how…
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