Walks on Mull, explore coastal walks and beaches of South Mull,Ross of Mull, Isle of Mull.
Walks on Mull
Walking the beautiful Ross of Mull peninsular, the Isle of Iona, rugged hills, remote moors, coastal cliffs, spectacular beaches. Area littered with ruined townships, evidence of a difficult history of Highland Clearances, thought provoking, interesting, challenging and uplifting.
John with his dogs Megan and Lainie at Seaview B and B have enjoyed all of the walks on Mull and Iona walks described below. Absolutely enjoying many hours exploring and adventuring in the wild open spaces of the Ross of Mull and Iona.
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Seaview bed and breakfast is a member of the Walkers Welcome read more scheme run by Visit Scotland. Consequently you can be assured of a very warm welcome. Always somewhere to dry out your clothes and boots, a laundry service, packed lunches and hot flasks, a cracking bed, good breakfast and top service. We understand your needs after a days walking the walks on Mull and do our best to relieve the aches, pains and tired feet.
Local Knowledge and Advice on Mull Walks Iona Walks
Your host John will help with advice, guidance and information on all Walks on Mull and Iona walks plus much more. We have OS maps and guide books for you to plan your walks on Mull and Iona Walks.
Walks on Mull routes and beaches on google maps created by Seaview for you. (see below)
Easily plan your day on our Mull walks Iona walks page below with the help of John's interactive google maps. The Beaches on Mull with maps read more also has interactive google map to help you plan your adventure.
Mull walks Iona walks from Seaview B and B are listed below handpicked by John who has walked them all many times!
Walks on Mull and on Iona
Mull Walks Ardalanish and Uisken
Two fairly easy splendid beach walks close to each other with special interest geology, fabulous views, west coast machair wildflower habitat and historical sites through the ages Wellies, trainers and walking boots
Mull Walks Ardtun fossil leaf beds and columnar basalt cliffs
A medium length tricky short coastal walk above basalt cliffs, with interesting geology and spectacular views.Ground tending to be wet and slippery, good waterproof walking boots require 2 to 3 hours return from Bunessan car park
Mull Walks Camus Tuath North Bay
A medium walk across open moor land on the Ross of Mull to a narrow bay. A bonnie quiet spot with historic cottages and quarry used for lighthouse building. Thereafter to a secluded royal beach called Market Bay. Good stout walking footwear,
Mull Walks Carsaig Arches
A long 5 to 6 hour walk below the dramatic Carsaig Cliffs taking in the spectacular sea views, cliffs and varying wildlife arriving at the natural basalt Carsaig arches of Malcolm's Point. Another geological wonder of Mull. A very challenging remote walk for the serious walker. Let someone know where you are going and expected time back. Good walking boots, walking pole, some rations and a good level of fitness.
Mull Walks Fionnphort Beach,Tor Mor Beach, Quarry and Iona Viewpoint
A rugged coastal walk along the scenic Fionnphort powder white beach.Enjoy stunning seascapes and views to Iona and Abbey and explore the history of the Tormore Quarries. Wellies or walking boots. 1 to 2 hours round trip from Seaview.
Mull Walks Erraid A tidal island, Lighthouses and Robert Louis Stevenson
A 2 to 3 hour excursion to the tidal island lying just off the south west corner of the Ross of Mull. It has historical connections with the relatives of the famous writer Robert Louis Stevenson, who was part of the 'Stevenson lighthouse family' and who was best known for his adventure stories 'Kidnapped' and Treasure Island. Relatively easy walk requiring waterproof foot wear but a knowledge of tidal conditions and tide times essential, John can provide advice on the tides and when to cross the sound.
Walks Iona North Walk, nunnery and Abbey
A gentle walk of about 2 to 3 hours visiting one of the major historical sites in Scotland. Iona Abbey, Iona nunnery, St Oran's Chapel. Enjoying some of the most beautiful machair and powder white sandy beaches and super maritime scenery in the world. Climb the mysterious Dun I for fabulous views of Iona and surrounding islands. You can see Ireland in a good day.
Walks Iona West and South walk
A more strenuous walk for the fit walker, west across the machair to the Bay at the back of The Ocean and then on to the south coast to Columba's Bay with perhaps a visit to the Iona Marble Quarry for the hardier walker. Walking boots a must. 2 to 3 hours
Mull walks Kilveckeon, Dun a Gheard, Scoor and Shiaba
Magnificent varied and scenic coastal walk to a medieval church, cemetery and spectacular beaches and a ruined village. Long walk of varying terrain moderate difficulty due to length walking boots a must
Mull Walks Kintra and Braighcreich
A medium length reasonably easy walk from a picturesque ex fishing village to a peaceful valley and deserted island township. Waterproof boots recommended.
Mull Walks Loch Buie Moy Castle, St Kilda's Church, Standing Stones and Laggan Beach
Combine a day out with a drive to Loch Buie and two short walks and a longer walk to the Standing Stones and the Maclaine stronghold of Moy Castle in the scenic and historic glen of Lochbuie plus a longer walk to Laggan Sands and ancient Maclaine Mausoleum. All three walks are in the setting of the magnificent backdrop of Ben Buie. Reasonably easy walks of 3 to 4 hours if you do everything waterproof foot ware.
Mull Walks Fossil Tree, Burg, Ardmeanach
A 10 mile all day excursion on the Ardmeanach peninsular where eagle soar, goats cling to the magnificient Burg cliffs, an Iron age fort with fabulous views of Loch Scridain and The Ross of Mull and finally down a ladder to McCullochs fossil tree. For the serious, a fit walker, stout walking boots, rations and let someone know where your going and ETA back.
Mull Walks Tireregan nature trail Traigh Ghael Beach
A rugged 3 to 4 hour walk taking in a nature reserve, historic abandoned townships, wonderful panoramas of the Ross of Mull, and the most remote and picturesque beach on Mull. For the adventurous walker and the starting point 2 miles from Seaview bed and breakfast. Walking boots and good level of fitness required
Mull Walks McKinnon's Cave
A very difficult 2 hour walk for the fit walker, along the top of a rocky boulder strewn shoreline with the spectacular grand basalt Gribun cliffs above you to the deepest cave in the Hebrides which is tidal and can only be reached from half to low tide. You must time the walk for a receding tide by looking at the tide tables before you set off. The seascapes to the islands of Inch Kenneth, Staffa, Treshnish and Iona are superb.
Mull Walks Ben More
Mulls only Munro,Munro baggers often climb it last because of its isolation, a mountain over 3000 feet, You must be fit with
walking boots, layers of clothing , GPS, compass etc, be able to map read and get yourself off a mountain when it clouds over. Two main routes one easier than the other depending on experience. as described on link page. The views from the top are breathtaking and you can see Ireland,the outer Hebrides,Ben Nevis, The Cairngorms and The Paps of Jura from the summit.
Last updated 12/03/19
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