Practical tips for hiking the Cairngorms from Blair Atholl to Glenmore / Aviemore

Fancy a beautiful hike in the Scottish Cairngorms?

Want to know how to go to Blair Attholl? Where to stay during your hike? What to do in the surroundings of Glenmore?  And where to stay in Edinburgh for combining your hike with a visit to this gorgeous city? Continue reading

My first solo hike

How would it be to go on a solo-hike? This thought haunted me for months. It was tempting, the idea of doing this on my own, being strong and independent. It felt like a real adventure and a way of proving myself (or others, who knows ;)) that I could do such a thing… but above all, there was this irresistible temptation of being away in the mountains….

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