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Cairngorm Treks - Day Tours

Tomintoul, United Kingdom
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About Cairngorm Treks - Day Tours
Guided single day walks and multiday wild-camp treks in the Cairngorms National Park, Scotland. Enjoy exploring the landscape and wildlife of one of the last UK wildernesses with an expert guide with over 20 years experience. Photography and navigation tuition is also available.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like wild camping, and generally go on my own. I saw this trip as an opportunity to go with a group and learn from an expert. Simon has massive experience, and our group of 5 felt totally confident in his leadership through some very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ellen and I decided that there was more to experiencing the great outdoors than heading off to the Alps or Dolomites again, and chose instead to explore our own great outdoors here in the U.K. Simon and his team provided perfect pre expedition information and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Ralph L
Reviewed August 13, 2019

3 days walking.. two nights wild camping... and yoga twice a day... fantastic. Our guide Simon was very knowledgeable regarding the flora and fauna.. and the mountain terrain.. It was wonderful to experience yoga in the mountains and Lindsay the yoga teacher was very much...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Geraldine E
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Stravaig with confidence A wonderful four day stroll or “stravaig” with Simon (and Taiga) of Cairngorm Treks. We were treated to some incredible views, fabulous wildlife encounters, surprisingly delicious meals, shared stories and experiences which brought much joy and mirth, all amongst the wild serenity...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank incite_wanderlust
Reviewed July 11, 2019

Really enjoyed my 2 day trek in Cairngorms led by Simon. Couldn’t fault the organisation, the route and the equipment. All superb. I had total faith in Simon to look after our small group. He is very knowledgable and so encouraging. Thank you.

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Magpierunning
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

We decided to visit Scotland for a week’s holiday on the back of a conference in Geneva. As keen outdoors people, our idea of a great holiday is to get into nature, and where possible to hike. My partner spent considerable time researching the best...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank gabrielperera
Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

I’d researched various companies and guides and due to positive reviews we chose Simon and this company. I was thinking he couldn’t be as good as everyone was saying- but he was! It was a more amazing hike than I’d imagined! Simon is so down...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Canadapicklelover
Reviewed June 25, 2019

A fantastic trekking experience. Simon is passionate about the Cairn Gorms and it was great that he shared his knowledge with us. Lucy’s yoga sessions were also very therapeutic after a day on the mountains.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Wen-dee1963
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

Honestly can’t rave enough about how amazing the hike was. Simon was the best. Provided awesome gear, tips on packing and hiking, and set up of camp. Extensive knowledge of weather, flora, wildlife, geography, history, and awesome scenery. He was caring, giving and a great...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank V9804HDjulias
Reviewed June 18, 2019

Just back from a fabulous 3 day wellbeing trek with Simon and Shona. This was my second trek and it was even more fantastic than the first. Excellent tuition, guiding and coaching and an in depth knowledge of the area, landscape and its history. Will...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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