Tom Weir’s 1979 Archives
Our collection of “My Month” articles published in The Scots Magazine in 1979
A hike in the gorges, Lochnagar corrie controversy, and a very unusual cairn
Stravaiging between snow and ice…
A frosty morning on Ben Ledi turns into an absolute stunner of a day
The oil, the seabirds, and the joining of Norse and Scots heritage
Second in the Shetland two-parter on life on the isles
A glen changed, and those attempting to restore it
Tom’s new dog Nell, and a tale of swimming hares…
Everything you need to know about Nevis
The lesser known Hebridean islands by sailboat
Tom’s off to Orkney for a clamber around the Old Man of Hoy
Why Orkney is proving so popular with the next generation
Tom’s round up of his favourite walks of the year
That’s all from Tom Weir from 1979!
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