Kearvaig

Grid Ref: LR 9: NC 2924 7271  |  Location: Northern Highlands

The bothy is just outside the firing range, and access through the range is closed when the range is in use, although the bothy can still be used. Firing times are displayed at Durness PO or can be obtained from Major (Retd) Phillip Curtis, Range Officer, 01971 511242 or 07714 722056, phillip.curtis597@mod.uk. The MoD insist that this is strictly a NO SMOKING bothy. Open fire. Cape Wrath Estate.

Panorama of Kearvaig  by Bill Ward (You need Quicktime to view it. Click and drag to move around)

Historical notes:

Memories of Kearvaig       A piece of history preserved

Logbook entry            Family history

Interesting historical information about Kearvaig can be found on the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland website. Comparing the digital images on this site with those in our Photo Gallery shows the extent of the work carried out at the 2009 work party.

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