Bothy: Ryvoan

Grid Ref: LR36: NJ 006 115

Location: Eastern Highlands


J Low

The estate is an RSPB nature reserve; restrictions may apply at nesting time; contact Reserves Manager, 01479 821409.  

Also note that the bothy is an area of native wood regeneration – under no circumstance must any live wood be cut.

Abernethy Estate.

Historical note
The poem I leave tonight from Euston was written by a lady called A M Lawrence who lived at Burgh on Sands, Cumbria in the 1950’s, and who spent a good deal of her childhood at Nethy Bridge. There is a tradition that a copy of the poem is kept on the door at Ryvoan.

Bothy Features

  • Open fire
  • Small Bothy

Bothy Gallery

Click the thumbnails below for an enlargement.

Bothy Map


Bothies in the Eastern Highlands

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