WE ALL know those outdoorsy types who favours a bit of the rough stuff. From mountainous cycling safaris to wilderness days for the kids, we’re here to help you make sure you give them a natural high this Christmas with our Top 5 gifts of outside adventure.
ONE of Scotland’s few official lakes, Pressmennan Lake lies below Pressmennan Wood in East Lothian, cared for by the Woodland Trust.
THE five-mile Thornton to Leven railway line via Cameron Bridge opened in 1854.
AN inconsistent, weak, beginner-friendly beach.” That’s how the Stormrider Guide sums up my usual surf spot – Belhaven Bay near Dunbar – and on the whole it’s hard to disagree with its somewhat dismissive assessment.
A PHOTOGRAPHER whose work captures the wild Scottish landscape in “painterly qualities” has been shortlisted in a prestigious world photography competition.
SCOTLAND’S MOUNTAIN ski resorts could be open from this weekend following snowfalls across the country today.
THE Lochgoin Circuit takes you over moorland on well-surfaced tracks and offers views including the spectacular island of Arran.
Prepare to be inspired by a bunch of individuals who have harnessed the power of the human spirit
THIS YEAR is the bicentenary of the publication of Sir Walter Scott’s Waverley – a book, to my shame, I have yet to read.
IN MID-OCTOBER I received an email from the award-winning nature writer Robert Macfarlane to say he had just returned from a BBC film shoot in the Cairngorms in “seriously challenging conditions.”
STUNT rider and YouTube sensation Danny MacAskill amazed onlookers tonight with a 16ft (5m) loop-the-loop on his bike in front of the London Eye.