Tag Archives: Loch Lomond

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…

Milarrochy Bay Camping and Caravanning Club Campsite

We stayed at Millarochy Bay Campsite for three nights in between first travelling to Scotland and beginning our hike further north on the West Highland Way. One things it’s worth saying at the outset, as this is unusual in our experience, is that the campsite doesn’t suffer from midges. Many other places that we stayed during our Scottish tour was invested with midges to such an extent that you couldn’t stay outside of your tent between about 6pm and sundown unless there was a stiff wind blowing, but at Milarrochy…

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…