Category Archives: Travel

Dunvegan Castle, and the Seals

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream Western Isle Cruises Dunvegan Castle could be like many other brilliant National Trust properties, if it wasn’t for 3 things that make it…

The Knoydart Diaries

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014, a journey which included a four night stay on the Knoydart peninsula, an area known as one of the most remote places in Europe. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun…

The West Highland Way

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper Service Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream To begin our Scottish adventure we travelled from London to Glasgow using the Scotrail Sleeper (find out more about…

The Jacobite Train from Fort William to Mallaig

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper Service Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream To begin our first Scottish adventure we travelled from London to Glasgow by the Scotrail Sleeper (find out more…

The Walk up Conic Hill, Balmaha

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper Service Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream To begin our first Scottish adventure we travelled from London to Glasgow by the Scotrail Sleeper (find out more…

On Loch Lomond with Wild By Nature

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper Service Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream We traveled up there from London on the Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper train and started our journey at Loch Lomond,…

The Overnight Sleeper to Glasgow, & the onward journey to Loch Lomond

The Trek and Run Team backpacked around Scotland for three weeks in the summer of 2014. We were supported on our journey by the following companies, who provided the resources we needed to make the best of our time there. Scotrail Caledonian Sleeper Service Robens Tents and Sleeping Bags and Mats MSR Stoves Helly Hansen Clothes and Boots Jack Wolfskin Clothes Keen Boots Anatom Walking Poles The Camping and Caravanning Club Ultrasun Cream To begin our first Scottish adventure we travelled from London to Glasgow by the Scotrail Sleeper (find out more…