Saddle Mountain Hostel Blog

We’re four today

Happy birthday to us! Today, Tuesday 21st May 2019, Saddle Mountain Hostel turns four years old. May is always a lovely month here in the Great Glen. Spring happens a bit later here than elsewhere in the UK so we're enjoying the blossom on our apple...

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Ring of Steall

A hillwalker’s paradise

We like to climb mountains – big ones, small ones, new ones, old faithfuls, it doesn’t matter to us. We’re not completing any list, so far anyway!  We just enjoy being outdoors and going uphill. We think Saddle Mountain Hostel is in a great location for hillwalking...

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Parc National des Calanques

Hey Marseilles

At the beginning of April, after a wet winter and before our main season began, we packed our bags and headed off for a week in sunny Marseille. We were lucky enough to have the offer of free accommodation for a week and, once our...

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