Highlands & Islands

Aviemore hosts international mountain guide summit

Aviemore is hosting the International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations Conference (IFMGA).

Representatives from more than 25 countries are taking part in the event, which runs until Friday, with some delegates wearing national costumes.

Formed in 1964, the IFMGA represents more than 6,000 qualified mountain guides.

The conference is looking at technical and policy developments in mountain guiding.

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