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The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Ben Macdui and Cairngorm

Being Scotland’s and Britain’s second-highest mountain (1,309m), Ben Macdui is well-known to British outdoor enthusiasts. Located in the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland, the Ben Macdui and Cairngorm (Cairn Gorm) route is a fantastic trail option for...

The Complete Guide to Hikes Along the NC500

The NC500 route in Scotland boasts scenic driving, beautiful wildlife, stunning beaches and gorgeous mountain landscapes. Since its launch in 2015, the NC500 has become increasingly popular and information about it is gradually emerging online. But, you’ll struggle to find...

How to Find the Green Lochan (Green Loch)

The Green Lochan (otherwise known as An Lochan Uaine or the Green Loch) is an incredible lake in the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. The otherworldly green-coloured lake can be explored via a few different routes including...

6-Day West Highland Hiking Itinerary (NOT the West Highland Way)

The West Highlands is easily one of the best hiking destinations in Scotland, and the whole of the UK (and Europe). So, where should you spend your time hiking in the West Highlands? Well, many hikers choose the multi-day (6–9...

2 Phenomenal Loch Lomond Hikes in 1 Epic Day

Everyone knows that Scotland has some incredible hiking and the trails at Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park are no exception. With 21 Munros (Scottish mountains over ~914 metres), 19 Corbetts (Scottish mountains between ~760 and 914 metres) and...