Browsing Category Cold Water Swimming

Follow me on my cold water swimming adventures. I’m a beginner and want to share with you some of the most scenic places in Scotland to swim. Also kit reviews and things I learn along the way.

Wild swimming retreat at Creeside Escape

One of the few good things to come out of a global pandemic is that so many people are now choosing to reconnect with nature. Spending less time endlessly scrolling through social media and more…

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Biosecurity for cold water swimming

I have been appreciating the joys of wild swimming since June 2019. It has changed how I look at rivers and lochs. I now find myself actively seeking new places to swim when we travel…

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Five day itinerary for the Heart 200

One of the main reasons for us moving to Perthshire was it’s central location and the abundance of things to do without having to travel too far from home. Plenty of woodland walks with view…

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Cold water swimming kit list

At the end of June I took my first tentative steps into a loch in Perthshire for a swim. After spending forty minutes in the water with a group of like minded women I decided…

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