Inspired by Country Walking Magazine The Since the snow has decided to make a fashionably late entrance this winter, I decided to make the most of a clear forecast and get out for a hike. Nothing big, as its been a pretty sedentary year, so a low level walk was ideal. Coincidentally I’d been contacted […]
Hiking a section of the Three Lochs Way I was lucky enough to discover a hiking route recently that had been there all along. It’s part of the Three Lochs Way and I’d grown up right beside it, without knowing it was there. Forestry once covered this hill and my memory of the place resembled a […]
A long walk in perfect weather I woke after a very solid sleep in the car. I’d avoided the motorhomes that lined all the lay-bys and found a secluded hideaway slip road. As I opened my eyes in early light I checked the time. It was around 6:00 am and I planned to go back […]
Beinn a’Chrulaiste I drove up to Fort William on Saturday, in no particular rush. I planned to sleep overnight at the foot of Buachaille Etive Mor, with the intention of climbing its little neighbour, Beinn a’Chrulaiste the next morning. I got in to town with enough time to catch the stores before they closed. I […]
Here’s a short movie from my morning exploration of the Falls on the River Pattack near Loch Laggan. It was great to wake up and the snow was still around.