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...
Skye hiking

Skye hiking – Backpacking across the Cuillin, Easter 2015

It wasn’t much more than a month ago that we received an email from someone desperate to do some Skye hiking over the Easter Holidays and also have a bit of an adventure in the wilderness.  Well, we thought we could help with that!  Trying to fill a trip at short notice can...
Skye wild camping

Heart of the Cuillin, Skye Wild Camping Adventure 25-26 May

We still have some space available on our Heart of the Cuillin, Skye Wild Camping Adventure that runs from Monday 25 till Tuesday 26 May. This trip gives a real flavour of adventure, camping out under the stars in a remote location amidst Skye’s Cuillin mountains. We depart...
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...
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...
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...
Scrambling

Mountain Guides in Scotland

When thinking of places that people might want to engage mountain guides, Scotland probably doesn’t come as high up the list as The Alps, or Nepal, or Peru.  In Britain we have a strong do-it yourself tradition in our own hills. That hasn’t always been the case...

Skye Walking Guides

Mountain Freedom provide Skye walking guides for all sorts of activities, from a gentle stroll absorbing the scenery, to challenging hiking in the Black Cuillin mountains. Whatever you’re aiming to get out of your time here, we can help.  We work with all sorts of people...
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