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North Harris Ranger Service

The Ranger Service works with the local community and visitors to increase awareness and understanding of the natural and cultural heritage of North Harris. It does this through a regular guided…

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  1. Address

    Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides

    Telephone

    01859 502222

    Isle of Harris

    The Ranger Service works with the local community and visitors to increase awareness and understanding of the natural and cultural heritage of North Harris. It does this through a regular guided walks during the summer as well as bespoke outdoor activities.

    Add North Harris Ranger Service to your Itinerary

  2. Address

    Camach Park, North Tolsta, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0NR

    Isle Of Lewis

    An easy walk of 6km (4 miles) around Tolsta Head with lots of opportunity for wildlife watching - allow 3 hours.

    Add Tolsta Head to your Itinerary

  3. Address

    Hushinish, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AY

    Isle Of Harris

    A short, but strenuous, walk of 8km (5 miles) up and over 'The Stiamar', - an old path that connects the once isolated villages of Cravadale and Hushinish on the west side of North Harris - allow 3-4 hours.

    Add Crabhadail Walk to your Itinerary

  4. Address

    Urgha, Isle Of Harris, Isle Of Harris, HS3 3BW

    Isle Of Harris

    A circular walk of 19km (12 miles) on good footpaths and quiet roads that visits the quiet villages of Reinigeadal and Maraig. Reaching 300m above sea level means there are excellent views all around - 6 hours

    Add Reinigeadal and Maraig from Urgha to your Itinerary

  5. Address

    Castle Grounds, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XP

    Isle of Lewis

    Great walks, cylce paths, mountain bike trail and scenery overlooking Stornoway Harbour.

    Add Castle Grounds to your Itinerary

  6. Address

    Parkview Terrace, Scalpay, Isle Of Scalpay, Outer Hebrides, HS4 3XX

    Isle Of Scalpay

    A circular walk of 13km (8miles) around Scalpay and Eilean Glas lighthouse - 4 hours.

    Add Scalpay Heritage Walk to your Itinerary

  7. Skeudale with the old whaling station at Buonvoneader in the foreground

    Address

    Ardhasaig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AJ

    Isle Of Harris

    A circular walk of 16km (10 miles) along a high ridge with excellent views in all directions - well worth the effort involved in the steep ascent - 6-7 hours.

    Add Skeudale Horseshoe to your Itinerary

  8. Address

    Northton, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3JA

    Isle Of Harris

    A short and pleasant walk of 5km (3 miles) over the machair to the Temple - a ruined chapel - with sandy beaches and views out to the islands in the Sound of Harris - 1-2 hours

    Add Northton Machair and Temple to your Itinerary

  9. Address

    Orinsay, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9RG

    Isle Of Lewis

    A short walk of 4km (2 miles) across rough ground to an abandoned village on the north shore of Loch Sealg - allow 2 hours.

    Add The Deserted Village of Stiomrabhaigh (Stemreway) to your Itinerary

  10. Address

    Maraig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AG

    Isle Of Harris

    Undoubtedly the finest mountain walk in the Outer Hebrides. It is challenging with short stretches of scrambling and although only 14km will take 6-7 hours. It starts and finishes on the main A859 road near Scaladal.

    Add Clisham Horseshoe to your Itinerary

  11. Eagle Walk

    Address

    Glean Meavaig, Meavaig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AW

    Telephone

    01859 502222

    Isle Of Harris

    A short walk up 2km of gravelled track to the North Harris Eagle Observatory, which is consider to be the best location for viewing these magnificent birds - allow 30 minutes each way for the walk.

    Add North Harris Eagle Observatory Walk to your Itinerary

  12. Address

    Rarinis, Isle of Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, HS7 5QJ

    Isle of Benbecula

    This is an good short walk, roughly about 2 miles there and back. It is where Bonnie Prince Charlie, returning from a failed escape bid from Stornoway, hid in a little hut.

    Add Rarnish Walk to your Itinerary

  13. Tangasdal -Looking South to Dun Ban
    Tangasdal - Pebbly beach 63896 00421
    Tangasdal -Bridge at stream
    Tangasdal -Bronze Age burial cairn
    Tangasdal -MacNeil_s settlement
    Tangasdal -Looking South to Dun Ban
    Tangasdal - Pebbly beach 63896 00421
    Tangasdal -Bridge at stream
    Tangasdal -Bronze Age burial cairn
    Tangasdal -MacNeil_s settlement

    Address

    Tangasdal, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides, HS9 5XW

    Isle of Barra

    This is an established trail with way-marker posts. It has a combination of cultural and natural heritage which gives a great insight to the island’s past and present. It has also some truly spectacular scenery.

    Add Tangasdal to your Itinerary

  14. Address

    South Locheynort, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides

    Isle of South Uist

    This walk has been written by a regular visitor to these islands, Martin Margulies. The articles first appeared in Am Paipear, and extracts are reproduced here with his permission. In 2011, the walks were collected together in a book, called Mhor and More.

    Start at the Mingarry footpath. When the path peters out near Loch nan Caorach, keep…

    Add Stulaval Walk to your Itinerary

  15. Address

    Market Stance, Benbecula, Outer Hebrides

    Benbecula

    This walk has been written by Martin Margulies. The articles appeared in Am Paipear, and extracts are reproduced here with his permission. The walks have been collected together in a book, called Mhor and More.

    The walk begins, unpromisingly, at the island dump site, which one passes (as rapidly as possible) on the left. The digression rears up…

    Add Rueval to Rossinish Walk to your Itinerary

  16. © James Smith

    Address

    Berneray, Isle Of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BJ

    Isle Of North Uist

    Follow this fantastic walk and take in the beautiful scenery and wildlife. Moderate Walk. Aprrox 12 Kilometres/7.5 miles. Allow 6 hours.

    Add Berneray Walk to your Itinerary

  17. Address

    Bernera, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Isle Of Lewis

    A circular walk of 11km (7 miles) around part of Great Bernera including a visit to the Bronze age dwelling at Bosta beach - 3 - 4 hours.

    Add Great Bernera Walk to your Itinerary

  18. Address

    Marig, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AG

    Isle Of Harris

    A short walk of 6km (4 miles) to a modest summit that provides stunning views of the Harris Hills and down into Loch Seaforth - 1-2 hours.

    Add Cleit Ard to your Itinerary

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