Simon Richardson reveals how to select 50 climbs to put on your wishlist. And his strategy for success. Chasing the Ephemeral is about being in the right place at the right time when winter climbing in Scotland. He advises on using weather forecasts, using the internet and avoiding avalanches. Richardson also writes about choosing the right clothing and equipment as well as how to navigate time and choose the right partner. He provides detailed overview of approaches and descents of the well-known classic and the lesser-known gems. The book includes the largest ever collection of photographs of Scottish Winter Climbers in action!