N.W. Highlands of Scotland

Starts in 11 Hours, 57 Minutes

2019-05-20 to 2019-05-26

More Dates

  • 2019-05-20
  • 2019-05-21
  • 2019-05-22
  • 2019-05-23
  • 2019-05-24
  • 2019-05-25
  • 2019-05-26
  • just over a week long trip presenting some of the geology of the NW Highlands of Scotland, including Skye.
  • we look at the the igneous and metamorphic rocks associated with both the Caledonia orogeny (mountain building event) and opening of the Atlantic.
  • We visit various sedimentary sequences of economic significance.
  • no previous geological experience is necessary.
  • we stay in B&B’s or hotels along the route, moving locations most days.
  • cultural, historical and other activities can be added/substituted if requested. Feel free to contact us to customise your trip.