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      Susie Hill

      Susie Hill

      Makes | Good | Tea

       

      Mini Bio

      Originally from Edinburgh I moved to the West Highlands in 2010 leaving behind a staff nurse post to go back to university. Four years later I had a degree in Adventure Tourism Management (a degree in having fun) and had started working as a guide.

      I now spend much of year guiding and the rest working as a technician in theatre and live events. How I got into this work is a whole other story!  Nursing was a career that I am really glad to have experienced however the chance to follow a passion was too great and I am now really happy in everything I do for a living.

      Place to play

      Wherever the wind takes me. I do have my favourite parts of Scotland and the UK but there are still many places I haven’t been and I absolutely love getting to explore somewhere completely new. I’m a big fan of mountain ridges but also quite fond of my couch with a good book and a cup of tea.

      Not a lot of people know this

      I sometimes work in fireworks and pyrotechnics and have worked on some of the biggest shows in the UK including the London Eye New Year display and the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Can be messy graft but fun too.

       

      Adventurer's Stories about Susie

      Susie is absolutely AMAZING!!!! I LOVE HER!!!!

      Stacey Conley
      Wilderness Walking - The West Highland Way
      Reviewed on 30/09/2019

      Loved Susie Hill as our guide . She was excellent !!!

      Susanna Rushton
      Wilderness Walking - The West Highland Way
      Reviewed on 19/09/2019

      We loved Susie! Informative, helpful, engaging and good fun.

      Fiona Wheatley
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides: Uists, Barra and Mingulay
      Reviewed on 23/06/2019

      As mentioned earlier, we had a helpful guide who went out of her way to make sure things ran smoothly. However, we were disappointed at the flora and wildlife info.



      TEAM WILDERNESS RESPONSE

      It is great to hear that you had a good time in the Outer Hebrides, it is such a special place. Our guides will always try and answer questions you may have about flora and fauna of the local area. If they do not know the answer straight away they will always find out for you.

      Helen Elizabeth Jones
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides: Uists, Barra and Mingulay
      Reviewed on 20/06/2019

      Our guide was very good in terms of looking after us, but we did waste a lot of time waiting for lunch stops. I assume this is not the guides fault but it might be worthwhile looking at how you provide the mid-day meal.

      John Gwynfryn Jones
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides: Uists, Barra and Mingulay
      Reviewed on 14/06/2019

      Susie was a really good guide! She was very kind and accommodating. She listened to everyone's needs.

      Amy Adkisson
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides & Skye
      Reviewed on 10/06/2019

      Susie was wonderful.

      Sam Sheridan
      19WSPD_Private Departure
      Reviewed on 11/04/2019

      Suzie was amazing. See previous comment.

      Matt Elliott
      18WSTM Tailor Made trips
      Reviewed on 02/11/2018

      We had 2 days of guided hikes with Susie in Glencoe and these were my favorite days of the trip! We explored areas we wouldn't have known to go and did some fantastic hiking. Susie was wonderful to talk with and she knew a lot about the area.

      Amy Elliott
      18WSTM Tailor Made trips
      Reviewed on 29/10/2018

      I think Susie did an excellent job of accommodating everyone’s wishes. She worked very hard, in Inverness she took time to drop everyone off at their individual hotels.

      Stephen Wykes
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides & Skye
      Reviewed on 10/08/2018

      Susie did a great job and
      made sure that everyone felt comfortable

      Heidrun Ziems
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides & Skye
      Reviewed on 27/07/2018

      Susie was the perfect guide, knowledgeable, super organised and efficient.

      Kate Brennan
      Wilderness Walking - Outer Hebrides & Skye
      Reviewed on 24/07/2018

      Very good, friendly personality and paced the walks well and listening to the group.

      Pauline Smith
      Wilderness Walking - Wilds of Assynt
      Reviewed on 17/06/2018

      I thought Susie was great. Very encouraging when I got muscle spasm

      Penelope Fawcus
      Wilderness Walking - Wilds of Assynt
      Reviewed on 16/06/2018

      Susie Hill was an excellent guide. She worked really hard to make our trip successful.

      Adrian Vandyk
      Wilderness Walking - Wilds of Assynt
      Reviewed on 04/06/2018

      Thank you Susie for your gentle patience and your wisdom in estimating what we could achieve. I think you were very busy at times organising things in the background but it never seemed to show, everything just happened!

      James Chase
      Wilderness Walking - Wilds of Assynt
      Reviewed on 04/06/2018

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      Wilderness Walking – Glencoe and the Highlands
      13th Jun - 19th Jun 2020
      6 place(s) left CONFIRMED £1,895 Book Now

      Make Trip Private

      Sometimes it's nice to get family and friends together and travel privately for some quality time. This means you benefit from all the features of the group departure, including hand-picked accommodation and expert local guides and we'll take care of it all. Then you can make your choice of departures dates and we'll get back to you to finalise the details.

      We work together with our team of guides to decide which departures they lead each year. As part of that, guides provide available dates that they are free to be booked. This means that any of the dates you see in the first field of the form below, could be perfect for your private departure or customised tour.

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