Bothy: Kearvaig

Grid Ref: LR9: NC 292 727

Location: Northern Highlands

JS Mitchell

The bothy is just outside the MoD 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 Post Office or can be obtained from Major (Retd) Phillip Curtis, Range Officer, 01971 511242 or 07773 395637 (not texts),

Only driftwood may be available locally.

Cape Wrath Estate.

Memories of Kearvaig

Interesting historical information about Kearvaig can be found on the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland website.


Bothy Features

  • Fuel scarce
  • Open fire

Bothy Gallery

Click the thumbnails below for an enlargement.

Bothy Map


Bothies in the Northern Highlands

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