Perthshire walks

Take A Hike

Walking the milky way

January 26 2019

Regular readers of Take a Hike will be aware of my fascination with the histories of old paths, whether they be former drove roads through the glens, coffin roads linking scattered communities to their kirks or military routes built to quell uprisings in the Highlands.

Take A Hike

Take a turn on this old road

December 8 2018

The ancestors of the modern road network, turnpike roads were an early attempt by the government to make users pay for the upkeep of the nation’s highways.

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