Walking the Skye Trail

A Challenging backpacking route from Rubha Hunish to Broadford

As yet unwaymarked and only for experienced walkers and backpackers, this challenging route provides the walker with a tour of Skye's most iconic landforms - including the Trotternish ridge and the Cuillin ridge - as well as its turbulent history, from the Iron Age forts to the ruins of the Clearance villages. Whether making use of island hospitality or opting for the freedom of a tent, completing the continuous route represents a real challenge and a fitting match for the epic landscapes found on Skye.

  • a week-long route for experienced backpackers; self-reliance, fitness and good navigational skills needed
  • spring and summer are likely to be the best seasons for walking
  • accommodation details, from campsites to luxury lodges
  • historical, wildlife and language notes
Book Details
Title Walking the Skye Trail
Subtitle A challenging backpacking route from Rubha Hunish to Broadford
Author Helen & Paul Webster
Publisher Cicerone Press
Edition 2nd Edition
Release Date October 2016
Language English
Cover Paperback
Printed Pages 112 Pages
Size 17.0cm x 11.5cm x 0.6cm
Postal Weight 170g

Walking the Skye Trail | A Challenging backpacking route from Rubha Hunish to Broadford

  • Company: Cicerone Press
  • Product Code: CIC-SKYTRL-01
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