Are you planning a trip to Scotland? Have you heard of bothies, Scotland’s secret mountain huts scattered throughout the highlands? No, well in that case we’ll let you into a secret but shhhh.. don’t tell anyone.
A bothy is a small dwelling place for mountain explorers, the jewel in Scotland’s open-access crown. Each one is part of a network of mountain huts, ranging from rudimentary shelters to charming estate houses. They’re free to use, open year round and available for travellers to stay overnight or simply shelter for lunch. The bothy network has previously never been advertised to tourists, and …read more