About the book
Discover magical mountains and secret glens with shimmering lochs and hidden waterfalls, perfect for a summer swim. Explore lost ruins and castles, watch sea-bird colonies on dramatic cliffs or walk barefoot on white-sand beaches lapped by turquoise waters. Wild camp in flower-covered dunes and retreat to ancient inns with roaring fires and even warmer welcomes.
In this inspiring compendium you will find the best of Scotland’s unspoiled Highlands and Islands. Featuring stunning photography and engaging travel writing, this is the perfect guide for those seeking a wild adventure.
New from the award-winning Wild Guide series, with over 700 secret adventures, hidden places and wild escapes. Taking you to places no other guidebook reaches.
Secret beaches, crystal coves and tiny islands
Dramatic sea stacks, caves and cliffs
Waterfalls, lochs and river swimming
Magnificent glens and mountains
Sacred remains and lost ruins
Wildlife wonders and ancient forests
Local food and drink – from the best seafood to micro-distilleries
Secluded luxury hideaways, cottages and quirky campsites
Wild camping and bothies
Authors and photographers
Kimberley Grant is a travel and lifestyle journalist and photographer from Glasgow.
David Cooper is a photographer, writer and mountaineer from the Shetland Isles.
Richard Gaston is a travel and fashion photographer from Ayrshire.
Together they have camped, climbed, walked , swum and eaten their way around the Highlands and Islands to bring you the best adventures Scotland has to offer.
Isle of Arran
Islay, Jura & Colonsay
Mull, Coll & Tiree
The Small Isles
Isle of Skye
Uists, Barra & The Barra Isles
Harris & Lewis
Fortwilliam, Nevis, Glencoe etc.
Road to the Isles, Moidart & Ardnamurchan
Applecross, Kintail & Lochalsh
Ullapool & Assynt
Torrid & Gairloch
Cape Wrath & North West Sutherland
Caithness & North East Sutherland
The Black Isle & Easter Ross
Glen Affric & Loch Ness
Nairn & Morayshire
Title: Wild Guide Scotland
Author: Kimberley Grant, Richard Gaston, David Cooper (Glasgow)
Publisher: Wild Things Publishing Ltd
Format: 304pp, 210mm x 170mm,
Publication: 1st May 2017
Binding: Paperback with flaps
Illustrations: 400 photos, 28 maps
BIC Code: WTH, WTHA, 1DBKS
Distribution: Central Books,
Digitial: also available for Iphone / Android App, Ebook & Satnav