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Jun
11
Thu
An Cliseam Horseshoe – Mountain Walk @ Layby on A859 6 Miles North of Tarbert
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

An Cliseam Horseshoe                                                      

Meet: 10am Gleann Scaladail / Harris Walkway Layby 6 miles north of Tarbert on the A859

( NB 173 057) Distance:  9.1 miles / 14.6 km

North Harris’ spectacular landscape is best appreciated from the top of one of the rugged mountain ridges that rise between the glens. A decent standard of fitness, walking boots, waterproofs, warm clothes and lunch essential.  

 

Jun
15
Mon
Whale & Dolphin Guided Walk @ Outend Car Oarpark
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meet: 10am Outend Carpark, Isle of Scalpay (NG 233 951) Distance: 2.7 miles / 4.3 km

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.

 

Jun
16
Tue
Machair Guided Walk @ Hushinish Gateway
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet: Hushinish Gateway 11am (NA 992 121) Distance: 1 – 5 miles / 1 – 8.1 km                     

This varied walk explores the fascinating machair grassland, white sandy beaches and marine wildlife. The walk will be tailored to the desires and ability of the group on the day.

 

Woodlands Guided Walk @ Ardvourlie Carpark
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Meet: Ardvourlie Carpark (NB 187105) Distance: 2 miles / 3.2 km

Explore the establishing woodland at Aird a’ Mhulaidh. Learn to identify the different species that are native to the island and appreciate the developing Harris habitats from our new observatory in the trees.

 

Jun
17
Wed
Golden Eagle Walk @ Bogha Glas Car Park
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Meet: 10am Bogha Glas Carpark (NB 186 115) Distance: 4.5 miles / 7.2 km             

The famous North Harris Eagle Walk. The North Harris Hills support one of the highest densities of golden eagles in Europe and the open landscape affords superb opportunities for viewing this iconic predator. We record a 95% sighting success rate. This walk is run in partnership with RSPB Scotland. 

£10 for adults, Half price for children, RSPB and North Harris Trust members.

Booking Essential – Limited Spaces Available – Max Group Booking 6. To book please e-mail: info@north-harris.org

 

Jun
18
Thu
Giolabhal-Sgaoth Horseshoe – Mountain Walk @ Ceann an Ora Layby
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Giolabhal-Sgaoth Horseshoe                   

Meet: 10am Ceann an Ora Layby ( NB 137 034)  Distance: 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

North Harris’ spectacular landscape is best appreciated from the top of one of the rugged mountain ridges that rise between the glens. A decent standard of fitness, walking boots, waterproofs, warm clothes and lunch essential.  

 

Machair Guided Walk @ Hushinish Gateway
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet: Hushinish Gateway 11am (NA 992 121) Distance: 1 – 5 miles / 1 – 8.1 km                     

This varied walk explores the fascinating machair grassland, white sandy beaches and marine wildlife. The walk will be tailored to the desires and ability of the group on the day.

 

Jun
22
Mon
Whale & Dolphin Guided Walk @ Outend Car Oarpark
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meet: 10am Outend Carpark, Isle of Scalpay (NG 233 951) Distance: 2.7 miles / 4.3 km

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.

 

Jun
23
Tue
Machair Guided Walk @ Hushinish Gateway
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Meet: Hushinish Gateway 11am (NA 992 121) Distance: 1 – 5 miles / 1 – 8.1 km                     

This varied walk explores the fascinating machair grassland, white sandy beaches and marine wildlife. The walk will be tailored to the desires and ability of the group on the day.

 

Woodlands Guided Walk @ Ardvourlie Carpark
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Meet: Ardvourlie Carpark (NB 187105) Distance: 2 miles / 3.2 km

Explore the establishing woodland at Aird a’ Mhulaidh. Learn to identify the different species that are native to the island and appreciate the developing Harris habitats from our new observatory in the trees.