Author Archives: Ruth Livingstone

About Ruth Livingstone

Walker, writer, photographer, blogger, doctor, woman, etc.

433 first part, Ardaneaskan to Kishorn

The descent to Achintraid is supposed to involve a slippery rock and a piece of rope! Continue reading

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422pm Ardaneaskan to Lochcarron

I wonder which is my favourite Scottish loch… Continue reading

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422am Ardaneaskan to Lochcarron

I sit on a bench and look out over the mouth of Loch Carron. There’s Plockton across the water. Continue reading

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421 Totaig to Ardintoul and back, 2nd try

I struggle through a forest, and discover danger can come in many forms. Continue reading

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420pm Strome Ferry to Lochcarron

I walk round the top of the loch, and join the famous NC500. Continue reading

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420am Strome Ferry to Lochcarron

I walk along the road beside Loch Carron. Continue reading

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419 Plockton to Strome Ferry

I catch a train and am disappointed by a castle. Continue reading

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418 Kyle of Lochalsh to Plockton

I discover palm trees really do grow in Scotland. Continue reading

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417 over to Skye

I cross the bridge to Skye. Continue reading

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416 pm Dornie to Kyle of Lochalsh

I lose my glasses, nearly step on a snake, and finally make it to Kyle of Lochalsh. Continue reading

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