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Experience Big Tree Country books

In Books by Felicity Martin

This series of four walk guidebooks were my first Catkin Press publications. They bring together the best walks around Perthshire and include information to help readers connect with the natural world. Each volume contains …

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Red squirrels feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

I was commissioned to write a feature about red squirrels for Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park’s magazine by Forestry Commission Scotland, who actively promote recreation in public forests. I …

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Prawn fishing feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

For this feature I sailed in a fishing boat off the west coast of Scotland with Hughie Macleod, who’s been catching prawns the same way for the past 30 years using the traditional …

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Cloud recognition feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

You’ve seen the forecast and decided to spend the day outdoors, but can you anticipate unexpected weather changes when you’re out there? If you want to keep a step ahead …

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Wildlife detectives feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

Outdoor enthusiasts have a higher chance than anyone of coming across a wildlife crime, be it a poisoned raptor or a suspicious activity such as hare coursing. In this feature …

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Knoydart feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

Although famed for their remoteness and difficult terrain, you don’t have to be an elite mountaineer or long distance walker to tackle the wild hills of Knoydart. With some forward …

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Winter walking in the Algarve feature

In Features by Felicity Martin

A feature for Outdoor Enthusiast about the Algarve, where Andrew and I escape the British winter for a fortnight’s walking and exploring in the south of Portugal. I try to capture the sensations and experiences of two …

Galloway Coast book

In Books by Felicity Martin

I published Galloway Coast in 2012. The guidebook contains 25 walks and a 16-page nature guide to the area. The walks author, Keith Fergus, is a fellow member of the Outdoor …