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A documentary about the life and work of Dr. Adam Watson to mark his receiving the Scottish Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture 2012 at the Fort William Mountain Festival.

The documentary begins with Derek Pyper telling us about Adam Watson the scientist and mountaineer.  Then Donald Morris tells us about Adam Watson the snow patch expert and collector of Gaelic place names.

Adam Watson then tells us about his fascination with snow, his scientific research projects, and the collection of Gaelic place names. The documentary ends with Adam Watson singing the Gaelic song Allt an Lochain Uaine.