2017 summer season now fully booked

If you’re planning a trip to Scotland over the next few months and are interested in spending some time with us, please be aware we are experiencing a busier than ever season, and are now completely fully booked up until the end of September 2017. If you have an existing...
Mountain Freedom T shirt

Mountain Freedom T shirts and Clothing

The very nice people at TrekkingTshirts.com  are now offering Mountain Freedom T shirts in a range of styles and colours for men and women’s fit, in both technical wicking and cool cotton fabrics. We hope to have other items – buffs etc available shortly. We’ve...
Cuillin wild camp

Extra trip for Easter 2015 – Backpacking across the Cuillin, Cuillin wild camp

We’ve just added an extra trip to our Easter programme. If you’re looking for an adventurous way to spend the Easter holidays, why not come and join us for  3 day trip backpacking across the Cuillin mountains in the wild heart of Skye? This Cuillin wild camping trip...
Blaven (Bla Bheinn)

Blaven

Blaven, or Blà Bheinn as it’s spelt in Gaelic, actually gets it’s name  from a combination of Old Norse and Gaelic roots. Bla in present day Norwegian means “blue”, but the Old Norse word blá could also refer to the colours blue-black and black.  So it...

Wild Camping in Scotland

Nothing matches the experience of a night under canvas (or nylon!),  seeing the sunset, the stars that light your way or that morning sunrise as the birds and animals begin to stir.  Wild camping in Scotland offers this and much much more. Maybe you have been thinking of spending...
Springtime scrambling on Skye

Extra dates added for Easter 2015, backpacking and Skye scrambling

We’ve just added 2 new dates around the Easter  period to our  spring 2015 programme. Our first backpacking trip of the year will be the popular Letterewe and Fisherfield Backpacking Traverse which will run from Sunday 5th to Friday 10th of April. This is always a great...
navigation practice on a mountain skills course

Dates for Mountain Skills Courses 2015 announced

Our mountain skills courses are very popular.  We run these courses every spring,  giving you the opportunity to join one of our fun groups and pick up some essential skills such as micro navigation, emergency ropework, scrambling techniques, using a GPS and night/poor visibility...
Letterewe and fisherfield Backpacking Traverse

Trekking in Scotland

Trekking in Scotland I hear you say? But you can’t go trekking in Scotland – that’s something that you do in the Andes or the Himalayas surely? I beg to differ, in Scotland you can have some fantastic trekking, multi day trips taking in fantastic views, seeing rare and...
backpacking across the Cuillin

Hiking in Scotland

Scotland is of course renowned for castles, tartans, whisky and beautiful scenery, but the hiking in Scotland is as good as you’ll get anywhere.  Although it’s a small country, the landscapes are very varied and with a population density in the Highlands roughly...
Quiraing

Hiking in Skye

If you enjoy the great outdoors why not think about hiking in Skye?  Up here  in the North West of Scotland Skye is an uniquely interesting island with a huge diversity of geology, flora and fauna and natural beauty to experience and enjoy. Whether you prefer a leisurely stroll...