Come see me at the Pentlands Book Festival.

I’ll be talking about walking hills ‘The Wrong Way’ on Thursday 18 November 2021 at Porteous Juniper Green.

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The Weekend Fix, introduced by Bee Leask and Hamish Brown

2nd Edition available now.
Like many young people, Craig came of age on the hills of Scotland and further afield. With his friends he braved landscapes from the Cuillin to the Cotswolds, wild Welsh farmers and even wilder Highland midges. Usually funny, sometimes dangerous, more often wet, one thing was for sure: life was never boring!

Would you like to climb hills, but are worried about getting lost?

 You're on top of a hill in the mist.
The wind is howling and you aren’t quite sure where you are, but you know there are cliffs around that you would rather not fall over. How far away is the top? You get your phone out. The battery’s dead.
Oh dear.
What are you going to do now?

Scotland's Story, One: Foundation, first of a three-book series

Kilted clansmen and Presbyterian engineers. But what else do you know of Scotland’s past? Are the stories and legends you know true? More than most countries, the history of Scotland has been interwoven with myth and legend. How might your understanding of Scotland change once you find out what really happened?