Guided Adventures

Guided Adventures

Guided Walks; Big and Small

I offer guided adventure experiences throughout the year, covering a wide variety from gentle walks to high Munro summits. Our journeys are often themed – in keeping with a broad range of interests inspired by the beautiful Scottish landscape. Stargazing, nature walks, summit camps, nature writing, and of course walking for the sheer pleasure of walking.

Upcoming Guided Adventures


See below for our schedule of guided walks and adventures.

For other events including adventure skills courses, photography workshops and more, see our full programme of events here.

Private/Bespoke Experiences

If you are interested in arranging a private or bespoke guiding experience for yourself as an individual, or as part of a group, please get in touch.

Top Adventurer Feedback

“There can be no better guide than David Russell. Hope he is well. Great future ahead for him.

Rating: 5 out of 5.

Richard Gaston – Tailor Made Adventure, guiding for Wilderness Scotland


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