The Triple Buttress of Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Scotland

Torridon area of Wester Ross, Highlands of Scotland Distance: 14 km / 8.75 miles (4-5 hrs return) Map & Guidebook: OS Explorer Map 433. Walking in Torridon, Peter Barton (Cicerone Guide) Trailhead Carpark: Beinn Eighe Carpark in Glen Torridon on the A896 road Nearest Accommodation: Torridon or Kinlochewe In the Torridon region of Wester Ross in the Highlands … More The Triple Buttress of Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Scotland

Tama Lakes, New Zealand

Tama Lakes Track, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand Distance: 17 km / 10.5 miles (5-6 hrs return) Trailhead Carpark: Whakapapa Village Nearest Town: National Park Tama Lakes, set in the Tongaririo National Park, are crater lakes on the Tama Saddle between Mount Ruapehu (2797 m) and Mount Ngauruhoe (2287 m). The landscape is formed by some … More Tama Lakes, New Zealand

Views from Queenstown Hill, New Zealand

“Basket of Dreams” by Caroline Robinson (Sculpture created for the Queenstown Millennium Project in 2000) Queenstown sits on the northern shores of Lake Wakatipu, the third largest lake in New Zealand. This is a bustling year round alpine resort that offers adventure sports in the summer and skiing in winter. Above Queenstown is Ben Lomond … More Views from Queenstown Hill, New Zealand