RSPB Nature Reserve – Forsinard

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A 100 km2 nature reserve set amid the wild and desolate peat bog known as “The Flow Country”. Distance from Mey House: 43 Miles Google maps link: http://goo.gl/maps/XMY3N I must admit that the thought of visiting ‘Europe’s largest peat bog’ hadn’t really inspired me, after all, what could possibly be of any interest? Having now… Read more »

Through the Flow Country

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A 38 mile journey through some of the most beautiful deserted landscape in Scotland. Distance from Mey House: 30 Miles Google maps link: http://goo.gl/maps/XNEY3 I was travelling from Helmsdale to the RSPB reserve at Forsinard and the shortest route was along a road that was unfamiliar to me, the A897; what a journey it turned… Read more »