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Scottish Bothy Bible: The complete guide to Scotland s bothies and how to reach them

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This detailed and beautifully photographed publishing guides you on a wild adventure through Scotland's landscapes to discover a network of bothy cabins and mountain huts that remain free to stay in. Written by acclaimed author Geoff Allan, this informative book makes the perfect gift for any outdoor lovers and adventurers alike. Geoff Allan navigates you across burns and bogs, taking you to Viking longhouses, island hideaways and highland homesteads.

You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. Scattered across Scotland s most beautiful landscapes, these evocative abandoned crofts and farmsteads are free to stay in and offer a chance to experience the ultimate in wild adventure living.

Written by the founder of the ‘Bothies on a Bike’ blog, it offers detailed information on the locations and approach routes by foot, canoe and bicycle and highlights the best bothies for Munros, beach, seclusion and families. This first ever complete guide to the Scottish bothies reveals the country s unique and often hidden network of bothy cabins and mountain huts.

With captivating histories, detailed route descriptions and practical hillcraft knowledge, this is your essential guide to wild adventure living.Detailed information on the locations, approach routes, including alternative routes – on foot, by bike and kayak – with nine supporting maps. This wonderful book is an ideal fireside companion to inspire and inform your future trips to Scotland’s beautiful remote areas. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Great little coffee table book, but also if you're a serious hiker this is truly AMAZING because it gives exact descriptions and coordinates of how to reach these neat little houses. Rich in knowledge and information that reflects Allan's wealth of bothying experience, The Scottish Bothy Bible is the essential guide to wild adventure living.

This first ever guide to the Scottish bothies reveals the country’s unique and often hidden network of bothy cabins and mountain huts which are free to stay in and offer a chance to experience the ultimate in wild adventure living. Know what to take, where to get water and fuel, how to cross a river when in spate and what to do in an emergency. What I really like is the author gives honest accounts of the places, if one is a bit run down, you know about it before you go so you’re not expecting 5* luxury at the end of your walk. MOUNTAIN BOTHY ASSOCIATION 10% of the proceeds from this book go to the MBA for the upkeep of their bothies. so, nice to look at and inspire, but you will need additional resources to find and navigate your way to the bothys.This first ever complete guide to the Scottish bothies shares the country's unique, diverse, and often hidden network of bothies, cabins and mountain huts. This first ever guide to Scottish bothies reveals the country’s unique and often hidden network of bothy cabins and mountain huts. With full maps and detailed information on the locations and approach routes – by canoe, foot and bicycle – plus a forward by legendary quadruple amputee mountaineer Jamie Andrew. Including all 81 bothies listed in the Mountain Bothy Association, this glorious guide offers detailed routes by foot, bicycle as well as canoe; reaches the heights of the Munros and vast secluded coastline beaches. Trained as a surveyor, he is a professional photographer and maintenance officer for an MBA bothy on the Isle of Rum.

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