Adventuring in Applecross

June 14, 2024 11 min read

Adventuring in Applecross

We're back with another Highlands Guide and this time we're headed to Wester Ross, including the famous Applecross, Ullapool, Torridon and Plockton. We have curated this guide to highlight the top-spots in Wester Ross, whether you're searching for an adventurous climb up Stac Pollaidh, looking for the Highlands' best seafood spots or seeking a relaxing stroll through Inverewe Gardens. Wester Ross is dynamic, with fun to be had for all ages and interests, so read the full article to find out more about our top-picks.
Encouraging Diversity in Adventuring, with Joshua Adeyemi

May 31, 2024 6 min read

Encouraging Diversity in Adventuring, with Joshua Adeyemi

Joshua Adeyemi, otherwise known as Tales by Josh, is an award-winning outdoor enthusiast, and the co-founder of Black Scottish Adventurers (BSA), a community interest company that aim to introduce more ethnic minorities to the outdoors in Scotland. We were lucky enough to catch up with Josh, to find out more about his work with BSA, how he first began on his adventuring journey, and what his top adventures are.
Remote Places to Stay in Scotland

May 17, 2024 7 min read

Remote Places to Stay in Scotland

Scotland, with its breath-taking landscapes and storied history, offers a myriad of remote and unique accommodations for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Whether you dream of staying in a secluded island cottage, a stylish shed on the edge of a loch, or even a quirky off-grid pod, there's a perfect retreat waiting for you. Here, we explore some of the most enchanting remote places to stay in Scotland, each providing an unforgettable blend of nature, tranquillity, escapism, and adventure.
Eco Adventuring with Isaac Kenyon

May 03, 2024 13 min read

Eco Adventuring with Isaac Kenyon

We recently caught up with eco-adventurer, and founder of Climate Explorers, Isaac Kenyon, to chat about the importance of not only getting outdoors, but making sure we are mindful and caring for the planet when we do so. Read on to find out about how Isaac first got started on his eco-adventuring journey, the inspiration behind what he does, and what we can do to better the way we adventure.
Wild Swimming in Spring with Gilly McArthur

April 19, 2024 4 min read

Wild Swimming in Spring with Gilly McArthur

As the warmer months finally creep closer, what better a time to try out wild swimming. Trying out a new hobby can be daunting, especially when it involves being submerged in cold water after these past few months in hibernation, so, we’ve asked cold water coach, Gilly McArthur, to share some suggestions with us on all things wild swimming at this time of year.
Meet  European Adventurer of the Year, Mark Agnew

April 05, 2024 12 min read

Meet European Adventurer of the Year, Mark Agnew

Mark Agnew is a British adventurer, writer, speaker and journalist. In the summer of 2023, Mark and his team, the Arctic Cowboys, became the first people to kayak the Northwest Passage and Mark then went on to win ‘European Adventurer of the Year’ 2023. We talk about Mark Agnew’s inspirations, close encounters with nature, charity work, and exciting plans for the future.