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Issue 95 Out Now

Scotland Magazine Issue 95

Regional Focus: Firth of Clyde, Ayrshire coastal path, Exlusive interview: Ruth Connell, Shipbuilding on the Clyde, Clan MacAulay

 

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Articles from Outdoor Scotland

10 Best Urban Walks
Keith Fergus looks at some wonderful walks round town

August 2012, Issue 64, page 46

A bird's eye view
Louise Gilbert has already viewed Scotland from a balloon. Now she's upping the ante and taking to the air in a glider.

November 2003, Issue 11, page 32

A day at the races
STEVE NEWMAN GETS A TASTE OF WHAT GOES ON BEHIND THE SCENES AT KELSO RACES

November 2002, Issue 5, page 20

Ayrshire bacon
Sue Lawrence provides some more delicious Scottish recipes.

October 2008, Issue 41, page 50

Birds of a feather
Elizabeth Walton experiences the soaring highs and swooping lows of the most noble of highland sports - grouse hawking. Pictures by Glyn Satterley

March 2002, Issue 1, page 12

Calling all the shots
Elizabeth Walton examines scottish shooting, from the thrill of the hunt through to the practical side of the experience

September 2002, Issue 4, page 22

Divine Water
Bob McColl takes us on a journey through hills and heather to find the perfect day's fishing

March 2002, Issue 1, page 56

Easy as she goes
IF YOU WANT TO SEE SCOTLAND PROPERLY, THEN WHY NOT SAIL ITS CANALS? MAXWELL MCDONALD TOOK A VOYAGE INTO THE UNKNOWN

March 2003, Issue 7, page 22

Falls for your loving
Scotland has some stunning waterfalls. Emma Newlands picks five of her favourites

June 2006, Issue 27, page 24

FlowersofScotland
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July 2003, Issue 9, page 70

Get on your bike
In a new series we look at journeys you can make in Scotland by bike. First up: Craig Whyte explores Cowal

February 2006, Issue 25, page 24

Go jump off a cliff
FOR AN AMAZING ADRENALINE BUZZ, CLIFF-JUMPING TAKES SOME BEATING – AS LOUISE GILBERT FOUND OUT

September 2003, Issue 10, page 32

Hedging in the borders
Paul Kirkwood tries two contrasting bike rides in the south of Scotland

December 2006, Issue 30, page 54

Hunting grounds
Paul Kirkwood sets out on two wheels to explore the villages on Scotland's east coast

February 2007, Issue 31, page 52

In a Scottish country garden
The Scottish Gardener is a new book from Suki Urquhart. Here are some extracts about private gardens, with pictures by Ray Cox

October 2005, Issue 23, page 28

It's a dog's life
HAYLEY FLETCHER MEETS A MAN LIVING OUT HIS DREAMS IN THE CAIRNGORM MOUNTAINS

February 2003, Issue 6, page 20

Not just for Christmas
Reindeer are in their element in winter in general and at Christmas in particular. Hayley Fletcher travelled to the Cairngorms to meet Scotland's free roaming herd

January 2004, Issue 12, page 36

Oh I do like to be beside The Seaside
Which is why – in the interests of research – Gilly Pickup packs her bucket, spade and kiss-me-quick hat to find a few of Scotland's best beaches

June 2006, Issue 27, page 67

Onthecrestofawave
MAXWELLMACLEODSHARESTHESECONDINSTALMENTOFHISADVENTUREONTHECALEDONIANCANAL

May 2003, Issue 8, page 77

Paisley is out of this world
In the first of a new series featuring an array of colourful characters, Lizzie Gilder writes on the Paisley rockateers

November 2003, Issue 11, page 74

Pop a few airs
Power-kiting is the latest daredevil beach craze and Scotland is ideal for it. Louise Gilbert gave it a twirl

January 2004, Issue 12, page 32

Scotland's lonely lake
Scotland has plenty of lochs but just one lake. Written and photographed by John Hannavy

February 2006, Issue 25, page 18

Take the low road
In the first instalment of a two-part feature, Paul Kirkwood pedals his way across Perthshire

June 2006, Issue 27, page 58

Taking care of the countryside
HAYLEY FLETCHER DISCOVERS HOW ONE HIGHLAND ESTATE IS BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN TRADITIONAL SPORTS AND MORE MODERN ACTIVITIES

September 2003, Issue 10, page 24

The great outdoors
SCOTLAND IS RICH IN DIVERSITY WHEN IT COMES TO GARDENS. SUKI URQUHART PICKS A FEW FAVOURITES

February 2003, Issue 6, page 72

The legendary loch
Not too big to explore in a day, Karen Messruther takes on a tour around Loch Ness, Scotland's most famous loch.

April 2009, Issue 44, page 62

The pedalling pilgrim
Paul Kirkwood traces the origins of the bicycle in Dumfriesshire

October 2006, Issue 29, page 58

Thesky'sthelimit
HOWBETTERTOENJOYSCOTLAND'SLUSHLANDSCAPESTHANFROMAHOT-AIRBALLOON?LOUISEGILBERTMEETSGRAEMEHOUSTONOFSCOTAIRBALLOONS

July 2003, Issue 9, page 32

Town and country
In a new series of cycle rides for Scotland Magazine Paul Kirkwood will go mountain biking in the Borders, pedal around lochs in Perthshire and cycle to the smithy where the bicycle was born. He start...

April 2006, Issue 26, page 24

West from the Falkirk Wheel
Ian R Mitchell explores Scotland's reborn Forth & Clyde canal

August 2007, Issue 34, page 42

Where to Stalk red deer...
In the latest in our series we look at the great red deer of Scotland. Where to see them, where to stalk them and where to eat them.

February 2009, Issue 43, page 42

Where to try Falconry
In a new series we explain how best to enjoy one of Scotland's top attractions. First up we look at birds of prey.

October 2008, Issue 41, page 22

Where to... fish for salmon
In the latest in our new series, Dominic Roskrow looks at salmon – where to catch them, where to watch them and where to eat them.

December 2008, Issue 42, page 18

X marks the spot
Scotland's Treasure Trails are a great way of getting out and about discovering something new. Susan Nickalls reports.

March 2008, Issue 37, page 44

Scotland Magazine Issue 64

Scotland Magazine Issue 64
Photo Challenge 2012 Winners, Orkney & Shetland, 48 Hours in Edinburgh.

Published August 2012.

Scotland Magazine Issue 44

Scotland Magazine Issue 44
Loch Ness - Scottish Hotel Awards 2009 - Dumfries House - Stirling Castle - Loch Lomond & The Trossachs - 10 Best Traditional Scottish Pubs and much more....

Published April 2009.

Scotland Magazine Issue 43

Scotland Magazine Issue 43
Ayrshire & Arran - Events Calendar - James II - Clan Gunn - Pollock House - Haunted Orkney & much much....

Published February 2009.

Scotland Magazine Issue 42

Scotland Magazine Issue 42
Victorian Heritage Trail - Clan Macneil - The Borders - Drum Castle - Haunted Glamis & much more....

Published December 2008.

Scotland Magazine Issue 41

Scotland Magazine Issue 41
10 Best Gardens - Whisky Special - Mary King's Close - Skye & the Western Isles - The life of a lighthouse keeper and much more....

Published October 2008.

Scotland Magazine Issue 37

Scotland Magazine Issue 37
Top 10 must see attractions - Northern Highlands - Self Catering Holidays - Iron Age Brochs and much more.....

Published March 2008.

Scotland Magazine Issue 34

Scotland Magazine Issue 34
Striling, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs - Edinburgh's high spots - Discovering malt whisky - 10 Best Hotels - Border Raiders - Brodick Castle - Abandoned Islands.

Published August 2007.

Scotland Magazine Issue 31

Scotland Magazine Issue 31
Argyll & Bute - Where to go and what to see - King James IV - On the war path - World War II - Genealogy - Spooky Edinbugh - Bonnie Prince Charlie - Falkland Palace - Broughton Gallery - Highland Games - Clan MacKay.

Published February 2007.

Scotland Magazine Issue 30

Scotland Magazine Issue 30
Edinburgh - out and about in Scotland's capital - Meet the Romans - Mary Queen of Scots - Crathes Castle - Auld Friends - Hebridean island of Tiree - Soup recipes - The Cairngorms.

Published December 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 29

Scotland Magazine Issue 29
The great outdoors - 14 Fun days out - Mail order Scotland - Skye and the Western Isles - Rob Roy - Lowland and Island whisky - Ballindalloch Castle - Clan MacLean.

Published October 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 27

Scotland Magazine Issue 27
Kelvingrove art gallery - Caithness, Sutherland and Ross-shire, Explore Scotland by bike and train - Best Scottish beaches - Waterfalls - Best bookshops.

Published June 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 26

Scotland Magazine Issue 26
Glorious Glasgow - Bath time - Mountain biking - Golf and whisky hotels - Kinloch - Shinty - Ben Nevis - Jam - Scottish Beer.

Published April 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 25

Scotland Magazine Issue 25
Going out for the summer - In search of seafood - Get on your bike - Orkney and Shetlands - Rodel Church - Loch Torridon - Robert the Bruce.

Published February 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 23

Scotland Magazine Issue 23
Island Life - Scotland's finest whisky islands - A royal county - Aberdeenshire - Top 10 Romantic destinations - Scotland in Bloom - Hebridean Princess - Shortbread recipes - Solway - Bagpipes.

Published October 2005.

Scotland Magazine Issue 12

Scotland Magazine Issue 12
Blair Castle and Atholl Palace - The Borders - Out and about in the Lowlands - Ancestors on-line - Fortress castles - Iain Banks - Culloden - Winter wildlife.

Published January 2004.

Scotland Magazine Issue 11

Scotland Magazine Issue 11
The Grampians, Orkney and Shetland - Luxury holidays - Hogmanay Food - Gliding - Shopping for kilts - Glencoe - Golf in Perth.

Published November 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 10

Scotland Magazine Issue 10
Argyll and the Isles - Hogmanay Hotels - Whisky Distilleries - Lenoxlove a study in romance - Rothiemurchus - Juliet Lawrence-Wilson - Islay - Liqueurs tasting.

Published September 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 9

Scotland Magazine Issue 9
Dunrobin castle - Sir David Steel a lifetime in politics - Scottish film locations - Weddings - Best shops - Ballooning - Loch Lomond, Stirling and The Trossachs.

Published July 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 8

Scotland Magazine Issue 8
Fantastic Fife - Jack Vettriano - Take the high road - Great Scottish tours - University towns - Chocolate - Museums and Galleries - Montrose.

Published May 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 7

Scotland Magazine Issue 7
Best visitor attractions - James Cosmo - Braveheart star in search of Burns - Jack McConnell - Cheese tasting - Perthshire and Kinross - Food and Golf - Island Hotels.

Published March 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 6

Scotland Magazine Issue 6
Island Life in the Hebrides - Mary Queen of Scots - Dog sledding in the Cairngorms - Scottish Gardens - Skibo Castle - Highland dress - Haggis tasting - Oysters.

Published February 2003.

Scotland Magazine Issue 5

Scotland Magazine Issue 5
Edinburgh a capital reborn - Monarch of the Glen - Slainte - Christmas drinks, distilleries and top 10 single malts - Edinburgh Tattoo - War of Independence - Scottish Game.

Published November 2002.

Scotland Magazine Issue 4

Scotland Magazine Issue 4
The Highlands - Finest hideaway hotels - John Buchan - Romantic wedding venues - The Pictish people - Outdoor clothing - Fenton Tower - Scottish baking - Pedlars.

Published September 2002.

Scotland Magazine Issue 1

Scotland Magazine Issue 1
Best city hotels - Missing links finest golf courses - Glasgow focus - Where to fish - Dunvegan Castle - Smoked Salmon - Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Published March 2002.