Tag Archives: Scotland

The Coastal Path in Scotland – Burghead Bay

As I was up in Scotland and close to the coast, it was only proper that I should scout out a bit of the coastline we hoped to be walking in a few years’ time.  That is what my friend … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Beinn Liath Mhor

The main reason for my second June trip to Scotland was to meet up with some friends and bag a Munro.  One of these friends was Mark, an occasional guest walker on our main Coastal Path.  On the day of … Continue reading

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The Coatal Path in Scotland – Loch Ewe Distillery

Towards the end of my drive from Inverness to Gairloch I stopped at Drumchork.  Drumchork lies on the eastern shore of Loch Ewe, and I wanted to visit a place I had heard about when on Islay a couple of … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Gruinard Bay

Having arrived back home from Scotland in the second week of June, I turned around and went straight back in the fourth week.  This was a lightning quick trip to bag a Munro with some friends who were staying in … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Deanston Distillery

Today’s trip was to Deanston, a distillery featured in the 2012 film by Ken Loach, The Angel’s Share. It is only since the release of the film that the Visitors’ Centre has been open. The distillery itself is housed in … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path In Scotland – Linlithgow Loch

I had to go up to Scotland on business in mid-March.  I stayed in Linlithgow, about 16 miles due west of Edinburgh.  Running along the north of the town is Linlithgow Loch, a beautiful stretch of inland water.  On its … Continue reading

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Orkney: Highland Park Distillery

The Coastal Path is a blog about walking around the coast of Britain.  Our walk does not include islands (although if there is a bridge to an island then we will generally try to include it).  The Orkneys were never meant to feature on our … Continue reading

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