Knoydart Explorer By Foot

  • Location Scotland
  • Duration 4 days
  • Price £280.00 per person
  • Hiking
  • Microadventure
  • Bucket list

Adventure Highlights

This four-day walking expedition through Knoydart will take us into one of the most remote parts of Scotland with a chance to go to the most remote pub on mainland Britain! We will take in some of the surrounding mountains from our camp, hopefully at night sitting with the stars lighting up the sky! We also have some option to stay in a B&B at Inverie. Trek through some of the last true wilderness of the Scottish Highlands ✓ Have one of our local, friendly and experienced guides by your side ✓ Learn about some of the local history and flower and fauna during your trip

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties

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Adventure Details

Day 1

Start time 09:00

Kinloch Hourn - Barrisdale Bay
Starting at Kinloch Hourn, we wind our way along the shores of the majestic Loch Huron towards the sands in Barrisdale Bay where our first camp awaits.

Day 2

Barrisdale Bay - Inverie
Today we have the option to head up and along the Aonach Sgoilte ridge, with the option, if people are feeling fit to take in the Munro of Ladar Bheinn. We usually head on towards Inverie where we can get food and a cold drink at the restaurant if needed.

Day 3

Inverie - Barrisdale Bay
After a great night, we get packed up and head towards Gleann Meadal, where we have the option to head up and over the Munro of Meall Buidhe covering some very dramatic terrain with stunning views over the remoteness of the Knoydart area, back down towards Barrisdale camp.

Day 4

Barrisdale Bay- Kinloch Hourn
After a great three days so far it's time to pack up and start heading out, we usually head back out the way we came in as it's a welcome break of heading along with not too much height gain!

End time 17:00

Effort Level

You’ll be working up a sweat. Bring along a touch of enthusiasm and a little determination

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

What's included

  • Guide Fully guided
  • Transportation On-course transport
  • Equipment
    Equipment supplied by SRW > Camping food if staying under canvas > Camping stoves (trangia style) inc fuel > Camping mats > Cutlery > Tents 2 or 3 man > Group shelter > First Aid kit
  • Other Highly experienced & qualified guide

What you'll need to bring

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. We recommend Gore-tex or similar. > A pair of comfortable, waterproof walking boots > Walking trousers (synthetic materials; jeans or similar are not suitable)
  • Food
  • Drink
  • Other
    Spare insulating layer​ Hat & gloves Walking socks Some large zip-lock bags to keep your clothes and equipment organised Spare set of light clothes Head torch, plus spare batteries Water bottle or flask Sleeping bag, 2-3 season Rucksack 50-60ltr Walking poles Waterproof or zip lock bag for camera/phone Sunglasses and sun cream (you just never know!) Personal medications

Cancellations

Strict - Cancel up to 31 days before your adventure to recieve a 75% refund

Cancelling less than 30 days before results in no refund.

Refund excludes processing fees. Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

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Location

Starting point:

Mallaig, UK

Adventure leader

Scottish Rock & Water

Scottish Rock & Water