Out and About around Shormary Cottage - Self Catering Holiday Cottage - Scarfskerry, Caithness, Highlands, Scotland

Explore the snowy countryside of Caithness in the winter months to see the landscape in a very different way. Many of the nearby lochs make for pleasant and relaxing spots for fishing, aswell as good for birdwatching. Tour the Castle of Mey, former holiday home of the late Queen Mother. Visit one of many local historical sites of interest such as the Camster Cairns. Go on a guided boat tour with Caithness SeaCoast. the Orkney islands are nearby, full of history, and only a short boat or car ferry trip away.

Out & About in Caithness

Why not go for an invigorating walk along the headland in either direction. You will find information in the cottage about many other walks, places to visit, and things to see and do. Although the area is known for its peaceful ambience, it's only a short drive to the bustling towns of Thurso and Wick.

With the Loch of Mey at your finger tips why not go birdwatching. Try your luck with a fishing rod at some local lochs. You can tour The Castle of Mey, the former holiday home of the late Queen Mother, explore the local wildlife with a Wildlife Tour, take a Seacoast Cruise at John O'Groats or immerse yourself in the ancient heritage of the Orkney islands, only a short boat or car ferry ride away.

Everything you need to make your experience in Caithness unforgettable is right on your doorstep, so what are you waiting for?

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Hilda Morrison
Brier Cottage
Scarfskerry, Thurso
KW14 8XN
+44 (0)1847 851357
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