October walks

Here are details of a few autumnal walks taking place over the next few weeks, two with the Arran Geopark and one with the Arran Ranger Service: Monday 10th October 2022 Gaelic Landscape Walk – North Glen Sannox with Arran Geopark A beautiful walk alongside pools and waterfalls to reach the foothills beneath the Sleeping …

Arran Geopark spring walks

New, themed Gaelic in the Landscape walks with Arran Geopark are open for booking now! Monday, 4th April 2022 Gaelic Landscape Walk – Pirnmill Start | 10am Approx. duration | 3 hours Cost | £10.00 A wee wander up Allt Gobhlach, through the trees and past the waterfalls, discovering our Gaelic cultural and natural history …

Five walks to save the world

Five walks to save the world – how ‘psychogeography’ can help you confront the climate crisis Published in The Conversation, March 24th 2022 By Philippa Holloway, Senior Lecturer English Literature and Creative Writing, Staffordshire University Perhaps, like me, you’ve seen wildfires raging and glaciers melting on the news and felt helpless. In the face of …