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Aug
19
Mon
Whale & Dolphin Walk @ Outend Scalpay
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Whale and Dolphin Walk 

A guided walk to Eilean Glas lighthouse, Isle of Scalpay to watch whales and dolphins.

Every Monday from 17th June to 2nd September l 10am  

Meet: Outend, Isle of Scalpay (NG 233 951)

Distance: 4.2km              

Eilean Glas lighthouse is one of the best places in Scotland to observe a wide range of whale and dolphin species from the shore. These amazing animals are abundant during the summer and as long as the sea state isn’t too rough, sightings are very likely. This is an easy walk to the lighthouse on  mostly well surfaced paths. The walk also offers good opportunities to observe sea eagles, otters and seals.

 

Aug
20
Tue
Amhuinnsuidhe to Hushinish Guided Walk @ Track East of Amhuinnsuidhe Castle (NB 052 077)
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Amhuinnsuidhe to Hushinish

Tuesday 20th | 10am – 4.30pm

Meet: The start of the track just to the east of Amhuinnsuidhe Castle (NB 052 077)

Distance: 7miles   

An amazing walk along ancient paths, through deep remote glens and deserted beaches. Plenty of wildlife and views. One not to miss! Bus back to the start of the walk so please have some change. Walking boots and lunch essential.

 

Aug
21
Wed
Eagle Walk @ Bogha Glas Car Park (NB 186 115)
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Eagle Walk

A guided walk in search of golden and sea eagles in the North Harris Hills.

Wednesdays  10am-1.30pm from 1st May to 28th August

Meet: Bogha Glas car park, by the river. (NB 186 115)

Distance: 4.5 miles               

The famous North Harris Eagle Walk. The North Harris Hills hold one of the highest densities of golden eagles in Europe and the open landscape provides superb opportunities for viewing this iconic predator. During last year’s walks we had 100% sighting success rate. This walk is run in partnership with RSPB Scotland.

£10 for adults, Free for children, RSPB  and North Harris Trust members. Booking Essential – Limited Spaces Available– Max Group Booking 5. To book please e-mail: info@north-harris.org

 

 

 

Aug
26
Mon
Whale & Dolphin Walk @ Outend Scalpay
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Whale and Dolphin Walk 

A guided walk to Eilean Glas lighthouse, Isle of Scalpay to watch whales and dolphins.

Every Monday from 17th June to 2nd September l 10am  

Meet: Outend, Isle of Scalpay (NG 233 951)

Distance: 4.2km              

Eilean Glas lighthouse is one of the best places in Scotland to observe a wide range of whale and dolphin species from the shore. These amazing animals are abundant during the summer and as long as the sea state isn’t too rough, sightings are very likely. This is an easy walk to the lighthouse on  mostly well surfaced paths. The walk also offers good opportunities to observe sea eagles, otters and seals.

 

Aug
27
Tue
Exploring the Ardvourlie Woodland Walk @ Car Park Next to Scaladale Centre
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Exploring the Ardvourlie Woodland

Tuesday 27th| 10am- 2pm

Meet: Car Park next to the Scaladale Centre (NB 187 105)          

Distance: 2 miles   

A short guided walk around the developing native woodland at  Ardvourlie. Learn all about woodland on the Western Isles past, present and future! This walk follows a good path but includes some steep sections.

 

 

 

Aug
28
Wed
Eagle Walk @ Bogha Glas Car Park (NB 186 115)
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Eagle Walk

A guided walk in search of golden and sea eagles in the North Harris Hills.

Wednesdays  10am-1.30pm from 1st May to 28th August

Meet: Bogha Glas car park, by the river. (NB 186 115)

Distance: 4.5 miles               

The famous North Harris Eagle Walk. The North Harris Hills hold one of the highest densities of golden eagles in Europe and the open landscape provides superb opportunities for viewing this iconic predator. During last year’s walks we had 100% sighting success rate. This walk is run in partnership with RSPB Scotland.

£10 for adults, Free for children, RSPB  and North Harris Trust members. Booking Essential – Limited Spaces Available– Max Group Booking 5. To book please e-mail: info@north-harris.org

 

 

 

Sep
2
Mon
Whale & Dolphin Walk @ Outend Scalpay
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Whale and Dolphin Walk 

A guided walk to Eilean Glas lighthouse, Isle of Scalpay to watch whales and dolphins.

Every Monday from 17th June to 2nd September l 10am  

Meet: Outend, Isle of Scalpay (NG 233 951)

Distance: 4.2km              

Eilean Glas lighthouse is one of the best places in Scotland to observe a wide range of whale and dolphin species from the shore. These amazing animals are abundant during the summer and as long as the sea state isn’t too rough, sightings are very likely. This is an easy walk to the lighthouse on  mostly well surfaced paths. The walk also offers good opportunities to observe sea eagles, otters and seals.

 

Sep
3
Tue
Amhuinnsuidhe – Hushinish Guided Walk @ Track East of Amhuinnsuidhe Castle
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Amhuinnsuidhe to Hushinish

Tuesday 5th |10am – 4.30pm

Meet: The start of the track just to the east of Amhuinnsuidhe Castle (NB 052 077) Distance: 7miles   

An amazing walk along ancient paths, through deep remote glens and deserted beaches. Plenty of wildlife and views. One not to miss! Bus back to the start of the walk so please have some change. Walking boots and lunch essential.

 

Sep
20
Fri
September’s Mountain of the Month – An Cliseam @ Layby above Scaladale on main road, 11 miles north of Tarbert. OS Grid Reference NB 186096
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

North Harris Trust Guided Walks
September’s Mountain of the Month

An Cliseam

The Clisham Horseshoe

Meeting At:  10am on Friday 20th September on the main road (A859) at the layby above Scaladale, 11 miles north of Tarbert.

OS Grid Reference NB 186096

Distance: 9 miles / 14km  Time Estimate: 6 Hours

Difficult terrain over rough ground, steep ascents and descents. Good standard of fitness, walking boots, waterproofs, warm clothes and lunch essential.

 

 

Sep
24
Tue
Exploring the Ardvourlie Woodland – Guided Walk @ Track to East of Amhuinnsuidhe Castle
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Exploring the Ardvourlie Woodland

Tuesday 24th | 10am- 2pm

Meet: Car Park next to the Scaladale Centre (NB 187 105)          Distance: 2 miles   

A short guided walk around the developing native woodland at Ardvourlie. Learn all about woodland on the Western Isles past, present and future! This walk follows a good path but includes some steep sections.