The far north of Scotland is spectacular at any time of year. Tina Irving describes how the wild landscape transforms into a winter wonderland.
Aberfoyle to Loch Arklet | S240 Aberfoyle to Loch Arklet.
Walking route: 21km, Difficulty: Energetic
Beinn Narnain \u0026 Beimm Ime
Walking route: 12.1km, Difficulty: Moderate
Ben Vane from Inveruglas
Walking route: 5.7km, Difficulty: Leisurely
Walking route: 11.2km, Difficulty: Leisurely
Beinn Bhuidhe, via Glen Fyne
Walking route: 12.9km, Difficulty: Moderate
Walking route: 14.7km, Difficulty: Energetic
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Cairn View, in ARROCHAR
Sleeps: 5, Bedrooms: 3
Delightful ground floor apartment in in west Highland village of Arrochar. Superb loch and mountain views. Large garden. BBQ. Ideal for walking, cycling or touring. Helensburgh 15 miles.
West Cottage, in ARROCHAR
Sleeps: 4, Bedrooms: 2
Charming detached cottage close to stunning Loch Lomond in National Park. Sleeping four. Pets welcome. Woodburning stove. Stunning scenery. Arrochar 1.5 miles.
The best UK locations for Christmas Walks
Christmas offers so many reasons to put on your walking boots and head out into the great outdoors. Whether it’s to breathe in the refreshing winter air, de-stress from busy shopping centres, or to walk off your Christmas dinner, there’s no denying that nothing will make you feel quite as festive as a walk over the Christmas period- and if it’s accompanied by a blanket of glistening frost- then even better! Here are a few of our favourite Christmas walking locations: