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Great outdoors love match

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A shared passion is a good basis for a relationship. Three couples reveal how their shared love for Scotland’s great outdoors brought them together. Read more ›

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Snowshoes in Scotland

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Ralph Storer believes more Scottish hillwalkers should try showshoes on for size. Read more ›

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Winter is great… for night running

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Instead of bemoaning the shorter days and dark evenings, why not take the opportunity to try a new outdoors activity? Fiona Outdoors reports. Read more ›

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10 things I have learned: Seven Summits climber James Ogilvie

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Charity climber and forester James Ogilvie reveals 10 things that he has learned while reaching the fabled Seven Summits. Read more ›

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10 great winter activities in Scotland

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Don’t let the cold, snow or ice put you off an outdoors adventure this winter. Wrap up warm to make the most of these fun activities. Read more ›

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On a Rising Tide book extract

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Bottlenose dolphins – they are right on our doorstep – swimming and hunting in the Moray Firth. Read more ›

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Beginner’s guide to ultra running

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Ultra running, or running long distances, is a fast growing sport. We bring you a guide to getting started. Read more ›

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Outdoors trends: Cyclocross

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It might seem like a strange sport, but cyclocross, on off-road bikes that look like road racers, is on the rise in Scotland. Read more ›

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The rise of the young riders

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First it was the MAMILs, now it’s young people who are creating a huge boost to Scottish cycling. Read more ›

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Half a century mapping the land

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As Tony Baginski retires after 50 years of working for Ordnance Survey he reflects on the changes he’s witnessed in UK mapping. Read more ›

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Eight Scottish long-distance bike rides

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Scotland’s network of long-distance road cycling routes is growing, with two new ones announced recently. We pick eight of the best. Read more ›

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A walk of two halves on the Isle of Arran

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He may not have seen a geological wonder, but Don Currie did get up close and personal with an unwelcoming raptor. Read more ›

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