Best trails in Caithness

place United Kingdom


What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Caithness, Scotland. The Dunnet Forest Walk is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, and difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Morven and Maiden Pap and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Thurso and Scrabster - Thurso. The longest trail is the Dunnet Head at 17 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Yarrows Archaeology Trail at 4 km. Get off line access to Shop, Town, History, and Restaurant locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.


Trail difficulty calculations

To understand how we calculate a trail's difficulty please check out our blog post on the subject: https://blog.hiiker.app/2020/07/08/measuring-the-difficulty-of-a-hiking-trail-on-hiiker