Does social media impact on our environment? Do we have a responsibility?

Shiehallion Instameet with John Muir Trust Many of us Instagramers had been sharing concerns about the possible impact social media has on many of our beloved beauty spots and wild places around Scotland. Skye in particular had been taking a beating from bus-loads of visitors in places that maybe don’t have the infrastructure or capabilities […]

Sgùrr Eilde Mòr

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 […]

Glencoe Mountain Resort

 DAY 5 OF THE SCOTTISH SEASON 16/17 After Saturday’s white out I drove into Fort William to recover and get a bite to eat, while writing up Saturday’s blog post, however I was met with server issues and an unresponsive host (Easily Domains, avoids them!). I jumped about from the Grog and Gruel (great wifi and […]

I’m a feature on Glencoe’s site

So I went online to purchase the early bird season pass for Glencoe Mountain Resort only to see myself on the Spring Run. I gave them permission a while back to use this. Good to see it’s getting used. Buying the season pass early means you get a great discount. Last year it meant each […]