A photo I shot exactly a week ago as we walked over the Coigach peninsula having paddled Loch Lurgainn narrows. We’e heading towards Achiltibuie for a cup of tea (right). Notice how Robin’s hair melds magically with the mid-winter bracken. … Continue reading
A sixty-six-photo summary of our summer in the Summer Isles with a little bit of Orkney.
Posted in Gumotex IKs, Inflatable Kayaks, Scotland, Summer Isles, Travel Reports
Tagged Achnahaird Beach, Ben Mor Coigach, Coigach, Horse island, kayaking in Summer Isles, Loch Oscaig, Loch Sionascaig, Stac Polly, Suilven, Tanera Mor, Wee Mad Road
Gear report here Anyone who’s climbed up the fin-like ridge of Stac Polly will see a wild, lochan- and bog-speckled vista spreading north across the Assynt. Just a couple of miles away are the peaks of Cul Mor and Suilven … Continue reading
Posted in Gear, Packrafting, Scotland, Travel Reports
Tagged alpacka packraft, Alpacka Yak, Assynt, Black Diamond Lighthouse, Boat Bay Inverpolly, Coigach, Cul Mor, Fion Loch, Inverpolly Estate, Inverpolly Nation Nature Reserve, Inverpolly Reserve, Kokatat Swift Dry Pants, Linneraineach, Loch Veyatie. River Kirkaig, packrafting in Scotland, Sionascaig Loch, Stac Polly, Suilven, Sutherland