Father and Son Wild Camp: Beinn Nuis

My dad and I have recently returned from a summit wild camp on Beinn Nuis, Arran. Beinn Nuis forms part of the “Three Beinns Loop”, a popular hill walk on the island. The weather on day 1 was fantastic and we were rewarded with a spectacular sunset, but darkness brought with it very different conditions! …

Solo Wild Camp: North Arran

My first ever solo wild camp was at Bearradh Tom a’Muidhe, the highest point of the “Postman’s Path”. This path goes from Lochranza to Cock farm and Laggan Cottage, old hamlets that were once bustling inhabited by farmers, but are long since abandoned. I had planned for a few weeks to get one last wild…

Short Walk: Windy Hill, Muirshiel Country Park

This very short walk begins in the heart of Muirshiel country park, which can be accessed from the town of Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire. This is hopefully not a reflection of the calibre of every walk to come in the future on Scottish Outdoor Adventures! Our day started with sun and blue skies, a slight contradiction to…

Welcome & What to Expect

Hello and welcome to my new site, Scottish Outdoor Adventures. Here you will find various accounts of wild camping, hill walking and hiking in Scotland. I try to explore and go walking and camping as much as possible, especially over the summer months, so you can expect to see posts regarding short walks as well…