Author Archives: Ruth Livingstone

About Ruth Livingstone

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

431 Shieldaig to Annat, Loch Torridon

I walk along a Core Path and marvel at the wonderful views. Continue reading

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430pm Ardheslaig to Shieldaig

Shieldaig boasts red squirrels and sea eagles – but will I spot any? Continue reading

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430am Kenmore to Ardheslaig

I rediscover the joy of footpaths, and break a resolution. Continue reading

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429 Cuaig viewpoint to Kenmore

I walk through the Valley of the Lochs, and decide I could never be a Highlander. Continue reading

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428 Sand to Cuaig viewpoint

After a damp start, a beautiful day of waterfalls and cottages. Continue reading

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427 Applecross to viewpoint at Sand

I pass monuments and waterfalls, before falling prey to a packet of chocolate biscuits. Continue reading

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426pm Toscaig to Applecross

I discover the legend of the Applecross trees, and don’t believe a word of it. Continue reading

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426am Toscaig to Applecross

I wrestle with the vagaries of Scottish spelling, name a Christmas Pudding island, and discover a beautiful sandy beach. Continue reading

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425 Toscaig to Airigh-drishaig and back

The terrain is difficult to decipher – all lumps, and bumps without meaning or purpose. Continue reading

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424pm Bealach na Bà to Applecross

Road-walking through an empty landscape – down to Applecross. Continue reading

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