A wild camp on Suilven

A high camp on Suilven has been on my wish list for some time now. Kevin expressed an interest in visiting Assynt during our trip in the Cairngorms and with the imminent release of the film, Edie, bringing the Suilven high camp plan to fruition seemed like a good opportunity before Suilven’s popularity soars even …

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A wild camping adventure in the Cairngorms

After doing the Lochaber Traverse last year I dreamt up another plan of undertaking a similar trip,  hiking the Munros over 4,000ft in the Cairngorms; "The Cairngorms 4000ers". Kevin and Stephen liked my plan, however Kevin and I were only on Cairn Gorm itself less than two weeks before and Stephen was in no rush …

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The A to Z of Walk With Wallace

Walk With Wallace

The A to Z of Walk With Wallace, 26 random questions from an outdoors perspective (funnily enough).

Ascent:What is the most ascent you’ve done in one day? – On the run up to the Munro compleation. My partner and I walked the Glen Dessarry 4 Munros and the total ascent that day was 2,440 metres. It was a tough day! After the walk, we arrived in Fort William at 11:30pm and the Travel Lodge wanted £120 for a room, no chance! The Creag Mhor hotel in Onich put us up at short notice for half the price.

Best friend:Who is your best hill walking friend? – She’ll proof read this for me later, so I better say my partner, Nicola.

Camping:Favourite camp spot? – I’ve never returned to the same camp spot and I’ve enjoyed all my camping trips, so it’s a difficult question. But if I had to pick, it…

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