Stunning Indecision

Loch Achray Today we set out to kayak the isups but weren’t quite sure where we were headed.  With over 30,000 lochs in Scotland, we aren’t exactly short of a place or two.  Add to that beaches, canals and rivers, well, we really are spoiled with choice. We quickly decided to aim for Loch Drunkie. Continue reading “Stunning Indecision”

Positive Failure

Meall a’ Bhuachaille  Many moons ago, as a trainee teacher I was lucky enough to do a residential at Glenmore Lodge.  This was part of our social studies course and we looked at history, ecology and more.  One part that stood out was the Pass of Ryvoan, taking us to Ryvoan Bothie.  Within a coupleContinue reading “Positive Failure”

Castles in the Loch

Loch an Eilieen December came and passed but with it we saw the purchase of some fun equipment for outdoor adventures.  We bought inflatable standup paddle boards (thanks to Tasha for giving me my first real taste of this) and an inflatable canoe.  Being Scotland, in winter, we also bought a lot of neoprene, fromContinue reading “Castles in the Loch”

Warm Chocolate and Love

The Hermitage at Dunkeld Is there a better way to start the year than with people you love, in the outdoors and making memories?  This was a fitting way to start my 52 adventures this year.  We headed to Big Tree Country – Perthshire and The Hermitage.  We meet in the carpark, our friends andContinue reading “Warm Chocolate and Love”