Beat The Trail


Tabernas Desert Signpost

I walked across a desert dryer than my sense of humour and known as a backdrop for famous Western films. There were snakes, too.

A Practical Guide to the Cape Wrath Trail

Let me help you plan for Scotland’s toughest trail!

Hiking Breakfast Porridge

My own recipe for a hearty, lightweight breakfast solution when you’re out on the trail.

A picture of Kearvaig Bothy by the sea.

Looking for shelter along the Cape Wrath Trail? I wrote this comprehensive bothy guide to help you out!

Cape Wrtah Trail Lighthouse

The final part, where I struggle with myself as well as the last bit of rugged terrain before reaching the lighthouse at Cape Wrath.

A view of Loch Broom, seen from Ullapool harbour

What happens when wanderlust and a measure of comfort upset your hiking routine?