• Torridon Munro Activity Holiday Review

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

      Dave Kirkpatrick joined our Torridon Munro 3 day activity holiday in May this year, he shared his experience with us...  At the beginning of the year I had set a personal goal of climbing the challenging Munros (hills above 3000ft) around Torridon in the NW highlands. If you haven’t visited this...

  • Getting out and about near Glenbrittle

    Posted by Neil Robertson on

    If you long for an escape from the hubbub of 21st century life, then the remoteness and dramatic scenery of Glenbrittle could be just the thing you’re looking for. With Skye as popular as it is as a travel destination, it is a wonder that such a spot still exists. Glenbrittle Youth Hostel is one of...

  • Outdoor Capital in Winter

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    Love mountains? Love winter? Love getting active swathed in epic scenery? Well, you’ll love Fort William and the Lochaber region in winter. I’ve travelled to over 100 countries as a travel writer and, for me, the Outdoor Capital of the UK is hard to beat for a snow-laced adventure, whether you want...