Map Gazing

OS map of Cairngorm Mountains

Do you love maps? I find them fascinating, so when I was invited by Walk Highlands to write an article about what to do when we can’t walk very far, Map Gazing immediately sprung to mind. It’s what I did for a long time before making my pilgrimage to Angel’s Peak and what I did for a long time afterwards, to savour the journey. A map, I’ve discovered, is not just an image of the land, it is a story about it.

Read the Map Gazing article (with fantastic photos from the Walk Highlands editors) here: