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Black Weekend Giveaway Giveaway! Book and get a FREE Haglöfs Jacket worth £200!

Posted on Nov 25, 2014 by Rupert Shanks

We’re embracing this Black Friday phenomenon but taking it a step further. We’re offering a Black Weekend giveaway in partnership with Haglöfs that is hard to beat! This year if you book with us between 28th November and 1st December you will receive a FREE Haglöfs Lim Barrier Pro Jacket worth £200 and so will […]

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Your Essential Pocket Phrasebook for Scottish Vocabulary

Posted on Nov 25, 2014 by Ross Dempster

Your Essential Pocket Phrasebook for Scottish Vocabulary

Welcome to our wee country! At Wilderness Scotland we enjoy taking clients from around the world on amazing journeys through the Scottish countryside. Although you may speak fluent English this may not help you with understanding some of the local dialects found around rural Scotland… could you tell your bairn (kid) from a bampot (crazy […]

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Sea Kayaking Tips: How to Stay Dry on Your First Paddle

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by Ross Dempster

Sea Kayaking Tips: How to Stay Dry on Your First Paddle

Congratulations! You have chosen an absolutely spectacular way to journey around the magnificent Scottish countryside. Wilderness Guide, Ross Dempster shares his top Sea Kayaking Tips: How to Stay Dry on Your First Paddle. The kayak was invented and utilised first by the Inuit and Aleut tribes of Arctic North America, it is a way of journeying […]

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What to Pack: Top 5 Items to Take on a Cycling Holiday

Posted on Nov 18, 2014 by Ross Dempster

So you have booked on a cycling trip with Wilderness Scotland? You have read the trip dossier and have packed everything you could possibly need. Chamois Cream? Check. Brightly Coloured stretchy outfit? Check. Kitchen Sink? Check. It can sometimes be overwhelming, packing a bag for an adventure, this post is being written so that as […]

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Wilderness Wednesday – Photos of Scotland

Posted on Nov 12, 2014 by Rupert Shanks

Stunning peaceful wild scenes across the highlands. The team have been enjoying a variety of beautiful views from a variety of locations across the Highlands, including a brief update from Karl in Morocco! Here are our Wilderness Wednesday – Photos of Scotland. The team are recently back from their annual staff gathering which was held […]

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Wilderness Wednesday – Photos of Scotland

Posted on Nov 05, 2014 by Rupert Shanks

Another week here in the Cairngorms and we are starting to feel a wee bit more wintry. Although perhaps that’s due to a lot of the spooky antics that have been going on! Here are our Wilderness Wednesday – Photos of Scotland, the latest news from the team. Anna and Emily have been leading from […]

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The Wolfpack and I: An insight into nature’s role for the Wolf

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 by Eilid Ormiston

Sliding down into my sleeping bag,  I reach for the head torch and press it off. Silence follows darkness, my eyelids lower and then it comes… A sound that slows your heart beat, forces you to control your breathing and strain to pay attention; heightens your senses. A sound both beautiful and demanding. The howl […]

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