Tag Archives: Scottish Highlands

#292 – Meall nan Tarmachan 

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) Our September 2020 trip to Scotland was destined to extend into … Continue reading

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#290 – Neist Point on the Duirinish Peninsula, Western Skye

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) Neist Point is one of the most photographed locations on Skye, … Continue reading

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#289 – Cùl Mòr – A bit more Assynt

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) It was a bit of a wrench to leave Assynt after … Continue reading

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#288 – Assynt assignations (and dog walks)

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) If you ask me what my favourite part of the Scottish … Continue reading

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#287 – Loch Muick and ‘Dark Lochnagar’

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) “Gasherbrum, Masherbrum, Distighil Sar, All are good training for dark Lochnagar!” … Continue reading

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#286 – Morrone, Braemar and the Upper Dee Valley

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) Braemar and the Upper Dee Valley is one of my favourite … Continue reading

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#285 – Wheels and Water Spirits

(For the best viewing experience, left-click the images and maps to zoom in, then use your browser return arrow to go back – go on, it really does work!) 2020 was a year to remember, but for all the wrong … Continue reading

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#260 – Gleann Dubh Lighe bothy

  (Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) I blame Harry Potter!    The plan had been to walk out to Corryhully bothy, known as ‘The Electric Bothy’ due to its being connected to … Continue reading

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#259 – Callater Stables Bothy and the Jock’s Road Tragedy of 1959

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) One fixed point in every day, whether at home or on hols, is a walk for Border Collie ‘Mist’.   That’s every day, rain or shine (but always … Continue reading

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#258 – Bob Scott’s Bothy

(Left click images to zoom in, use browser return arrow to go back) May 2019, and Chris and I (plus Border Collie ‘Mist’ of course) were steadily working through my ‘bothy walks’ wish-list. Shenavall in Wester Ross had been all … Continue reading

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