Wild Camp: Galloway Forest Park, Sandwood Bay and Glas Bheinn, Assynt

That might sound an odd collection of locations for walking and wild camping, and indeed they are. This was a different trip for me. Normally I would catch the sleeper service to Scotland. I have, in fact, never driven to Scotland and I’m in my forties. However, with Covid in Continue Reading

Packraft UK: White Water Fail – Crianlarich to Perth

Day 1 – Crianlarich to Killin This page contains accounts of solo packrafting in remote locations. No paddlesports instructor would recommend this and neither do I. If you choose to packraft solo, then you and you alone are responsible for that decision and your safety. Nothing in this site constitutes Continue Reading

Wild Camp: Isle of Arran – Brodick to Lochranza

I don’t normally go to Scotland in the summer. Those of you familiar with Scotland will know why – midges! In case you think they are just a bit of an annoyance, I can assure you they are far far worse than that, especially if you are camping. However in Continue Reading