Walking in Britain

Walking in Britain

Speed bonny boat , like a bird on the wing , with some mountain experience can
get Over the sea to Skye . ' Skye - high ' for a ... map No 32 ' keel - shaped ' . Both
the Red and the Black ( South Skye & Cuillin Hills ) and OS Outdoor Cuillin are ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105115166220

Category: Great Britain

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Rick Steves Scotland

Rick Steves Scotland

The mountain-like Cuillin Hills separate the northern part of the island (Portree,
Trotternish, Dunvegan) from the south (Skye Bridge, Kyleakin, Sleat Peninsula).
Set up camp in Portree, Skye's charming, low-key tourism hub. Then dive into ...

Author: Rick Steves

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781641710343

Category: Travel

Page: 520

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Whether you take the high road or the low road, with Rick Steves on your side, Scotland can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Scotland you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Scotland Rick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites Top sights and hidden gems, from the wild beauty of Orkney Islands and the Hebrides to cozy corner pubs in Edinburgh How to connect with local culture: Chat with experts on the Speyside Whisky Trail, attend a small-town Highland Games, or join the search for Nessie Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight The best places to eat, sleep, and relax with a dram of Scotch Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and historic sites Detailed neighborhood maps and a fold-out city map for exploring on the go Useful resources including a packing list, a phrase book of Scottish slang, a historical overview, and recommended reading Over 400 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down Complete, up-to-date information on Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, St. Andrews, the Scottish Highlands, Oban, Mull, Iona, Staffa, Glencoe, Fort William, Inverness, Loch Ness, Pitiochry, Balmoral Castle, the Isle of Skye, Wester Ross, the Orkney Islands, and more Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Scotland.
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The Geology of Glenelg Lochalsh and South east Part of Skye

The Geology of Glenelg  Lochalsh and South east Part of Skye

It is remarkable , indeed , how scarce these boulders are on the hill slopes
adjoining the lower part of Loch Duich , the ... is nearly west , and the portion of
ice which passed over this tract probably passed on the south side of the Cuillin
Hills .

Author: Benjamin Nieve Peach

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ISBN: CHI:59179958

Category: Geology

Page: 206

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Rick Steves Snapshot Scottish Highlands

Rick Steves Snapshot Scottish Highlands

The mountain-like Cuillin Hills separate the northern part of the island (Portree,
Trotternish, Dunvegan) from the south (Skye Bridge, Kyleakin, Sleat Peninsula).
Set up camp in Portree, Skye's charming, low-key tourism hub. Then dive into ...

Author: Rick Steves

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781641710435

Category: Travel

Page: 200

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You can count on Rick Steves for what you really need to know when traveling in the Scottish Highlands. In this slim guide excerpted from Rick Steves Scotland, you'll get Rick's firsthand, up-to-date advice on the best sights, restaurants, and hotels in the Scottish Highlands. With Rick's advice, you'll follow the Speyside Whisky Trail, cut through the Cairngorms, and kayak across Loch Lomond. Rick covers the essential spots of the region, including Loch Ness, Balmoral Castle, and Inverness, with helpful maps and self-guided tours to keep you on track. You'll learn to travel smart and get around like a local as you hike the craggy landscapes, hop a ferry to the Isle of Skye, or watched kilted athletes test their strength in the Highland Games. More than just reviews and directions, Rick Steves Snapshot Scottish Highlands is truly a tour guide in your pocket. Traveling beyond the Highlands? Pick up Rick Steves Scotland for in-depth coverage, detailed itineraries, and important planning information for a countrywide trip.
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Rick Steves Best of Scotland

Rick Steves Best of Scotland

The mountain-like Cuillin Hills separate the northern part of the island (Portree,
Trotternish, Dunvegan) from the south (Skye Bridge, Kyleakin, Sleat Peninsula).
Set up camp in Portree, Skye's charming, low-key tourism hub. Then dive into ...

Author: Rick Steves

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781641713146

Category: Travel

Page: 312

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Hit Scotland's can't-miss sights, bites, and history in two weeks or less with Rick Steves Best of Scotland! Expert advice from Rick Steves on what's worth your time and money Two-day itineraries covering Edinburgh, Glasgow, St. Andrews, the Highlands, and the Isle of Skye Rick's tips for beating the crowds, skipping lines, and avoiding tourist traps The best of local culture, flavors, and haunts, including walks through the most interesting neighborhoods and museums Trip planning strategies like how to link destinations and design your itinerary, what to pack, where to stay, and how to get around Over 80 full-color maps and vibrant photos Experience the magic of Scotland for yourself with Rick Steves Best of Scotland! Planning a longer trip? Rick Steves Scotland is the classic, in-depth guide to spending more than two weeks exploring the country.
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Fodor s Exploring Scotland

Fodor s Exploring Scotland

Author: Gilbert Summers

Publisher: Fodor's

ISBN: STANFORD:36105017223442

Category: Scotland

Page: 288

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P>Fodor's Exploring Guides are the most up-to-date, full-color guidebooks available. Covering destinations around the world, these guides are loaded with photos, essays on culture and history, descriptions of sights, and practical information. Full-color photos make this a great guide to buy if you're still planning your itinerary (let the photos help you choose!) and it's a perfect companion to a general guidebook, like a Fodor's Gold Guide. All the great sights plus the history and anecdotes that bring them to life - Extraordinary coverage of history and culture - Itineraries, walks and excursions, on and off the beaten path - Architecture and art Practical tips and full-color maps and photos - Getting there and getting around - When to go and what to pack - Quick tips on where to sleep in every price range - Savvy restaurant picks for all budgets Praise for Fodor's Exploring Guides "Most travel guides are either beautiful or practical. This one is both." -- New York Daily News "Beautiful...and the depth of text is impressive." -- San Diego Union Tribune "Authoritatively written and superbly presented...worthy reading before, during, or after a trip." -- Philadelphia Inquirer "Concise, comprehensive, and colorful." -- Washington Post "Absolutely gorgeous. Fun, colorful, and sophisticated." -- Chicago Tribune
Categories: Scotland

The Scottish Peaks

The Scottish Peaks

... North Skye Quiraing OS 1 : 50 000 Landranger map No 23 North Skye The
Peaks of the North Cuillin OS 1 : 50 000 Landranger map No 32 South Skye OS 1
: 25 000 Outdoor Leisure map No 8 The Cuillin & Torridon Hills Harveys 1 : 25
000 ...

Author: William Arthur Poucher

Publisher: Constable & Robinson Limited

ISBN: IND:30000060693482

Category: Travel

Page: 517

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This is the revised edition of a guide for hillwalkers and scramblers, with notes on taking good mountain photographs. Included are summit routes superimposed on photographs, and maps and advice on clothing, equipment, and accommodations.
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The Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London

The Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London

Cortina d ' Ampezzo ( South Tyrol ) , 14 , 28 et seqq . & Map B , 40 , 66 et seqq .
Corvara ( South Tyrol ) , 22 , 62 ; section , 17 . Corwen ... Cuillin Hills ( Skye ) ,
Tertiary graniteinclusions in gabbro of , 175 ; map showing junction , 181 . Cullis ,
G ...

Author: Geological Society of London

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044102916442

Category: Geology

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Vols. 1-108 include Proceedings of the society (separately paged, beginning with v. 30)
Categories: Geology

Map Link Catalog

Map Link Catalog

... Peterhead & District Barra / South Uist / Vatersay / Eriskay South Skye & Cuillin
Hills Loch Alsh / Glen Shiel / Loch Houm Fort Augustus Kingussie & Monadhliath
Mts Grantown , Aviemore & Cairngorm Strathdon Aberdeen Rum , Eigg Muck ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015049952750

Category: Maps

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British Regional Geology

British Regional Geology

Sketch map to illustrate the distribution of the Jurassic and Triassic rocks in the
South Skye - Ardnamurchan area Fig . 12 . View of pre ... Diagrammatic
representation of the trachytic and rhyolitic lavas tuffs of Fionn Choire , Cuillin
Hills , Skye .

Author: James Ernest Richey

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ISBN: UOM:39015031082905

Category: Geology

Page: 120

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Wild Britain

Wild Britain

Guidebook : serious hill walkers should consult The Island of Skye by the Scottish
Mountaineering Trust . Scenic Areas . These are the Cuillin Hills in the south west
and the Trotternish peninsula in the north east . The Cuillins · are most easily ...

Author: Douglas Botting

Publisher: Sierra Club Books for Children

ISBN: STANFORD:36105016081098

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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Includes details on birdwatching, backpacking, and hiking in Great Britain, from the Scottish islands and highlands to the forests of England
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The Ancient Volcanoes of Great Britain

The Ancient Volcanoes of Great Britain

Section of the Volcanic Series at Ach na Hannait , south of Portree , Skye 306.
View of part of a ... Granulitic and coarsely foliated Gabbro traversed by later
veins of felspathic Gabbro , Druim an Eidhne , Cuillin Hills , Skye 331. Scuir na
Gillean ...

Author: Archibald Geikie

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ISBN: NYPL:33433090749882

Category: Volcanoes

Page: 477

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Categories: Volcanoes

The Geology of Europe

The Geology of Europe

Similar repeated intrusions occurred in the Cuillin Hills of Skye , Ardnamurchan ,
south - central Mull , and Arran . In Skye , for example , there are the Red Hills of
granite in the east and the Black Hills ( or Cuillins sensu stricto ) of gabbro in the
 ...

Author: Derek Victor Ager

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company Limited

ISBN: STANFORD:36105031910149

Category: Science

Page: 535

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Categories: Science

Proceedings

Proceedings

These regions are Sleat (low-lying, generally acid Lewisian gneiss, Torridonian
sandstone, and Moine schist), Kyleakin (low- and high-altitude Torridonian
sandstone), Red Hills ... 1A)—Sleat, Northern Skye, Suardal, and the Cuillin Hills.

Author: Royal Society of Edinburgh

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ISBN: UCSD:31822008699290

Category: Biology

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Dolerite

Dolerite

south - eastwards from the gabbroic Cuillin Hills in the Island of Skye and
similarly constituted cone - sheets in Ardnamurchan and elsewhere . Kennedy's
composite lavas consist individually of a sheet of non - porphyritic basaltic
mugearite ...

Author: University of Tasmania. Geology Department

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ISBN: UCAL:$B876

Category: Basalt

Page: 274

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Categories: Basalt

The National Geographic Magazine

The National Geographic Magazine

536 318 08 I 21 40 118 Page Skye , Isle of , Hebrides- ( Cont . ) Celebrations ....
87 , 89 , 92 ... 136 Snow Formation of 273 Mantles Cuillin Hills , Skye ( island ) .
col . pl . , 99 Snowbank , Adélie penguin nesting in ill . 428 Snowflakes , Artificial
 ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015082550545

Category: Geography

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Where to Go in Britain

Where to Go in Britain

Author: Rebecca King

Publisher: Salem House Publishers

ISBN: 086145152X

Category: Great Britain

Page: 222

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Categories: Great Britain

Series of Informative Pamphlets for U S Armed Forces in the United Kingdom St Andrews to York

Series of Informative Pamphlets for U S  Armed Forces in the United Kingdom  St  Andrews to York

SKYE Apart from Ben Nevis , the Cuillin Hills of Skye are the Mecca of the British
rock climber and mountaineer . ... The Cuillins are in the south - west , accessible
from Sligachan ( hotel ) on the bus route from Kyle to Portree ( also via Mallaig ...

Author: British Council

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ISBN: UOM:39015065290952

Category: Cities and towns

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Categories: Cities and towns

Transactions of the Geological Society of South Africa

Transactions of the Geological Society of South Africa

Then , should an earth squeeze take place , the granite substance below is
ejected , and forms an acid intrusion after the basic one has solidified , as in the
Cuillin Hills in Skye and in the Transvaal laccolite . It is not my intention in this
paper to ...

Author: Geological Society of South Africa

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ISBN: IND:30000054782697

Category: Geology

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