• January Walks to Banish the Blues

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

    January can feel like a long month for us all as we say goodbye to the festivities for another year. But January doesn't need to be so blue, not when Scotland has so much stunning scenery to offer this wintry month. Don't worry, you don't have to be an expert hillwalker with knowledge of winter...

  • 5 Reasons to Visit the Great Glen in Winter

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    The Great Glen has always fascinated me as one of the world’s great geological fault lines, a hulking great cut right through the nation from Fort William on Scotland’s Atlantic Ocean coast to Inverness on the North Sea. What always amazes me is that while it is busy with tourists during the summer...

  • A Sunny SYHAdventure

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

    This month we are inspiring you to Be SYHActive! Steffen our volunteer from Germany currently helping at the SYHA National Office tells us how he uses youth hostels as a great base for getting out and about to explore Scotland's more remote areas... It was our first summer-like weekend in Scotland...

  • SYHAdventure Winter Break

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

    Beat those January blues with a winter break in some of Scotland’s most stunning locations. The mountainous terrain that makes Scotland such a great hillwalking destination is precisely what makes it the go to ski destination this season. The fantastic ski conditions coupled with the breath-taking...