But which map to get? In this video, Simon King explains the differences between the Orange (Explorer) and Pink (Landranger) Ordnance Survey maps.
No matter what technology you use to walk on Arran, it’s always wise to include a printed map with your kit.
Enjoyable Arran video on YouTube. Dolidh describes it as a ‘bit of a jumble video’, but it’s entertaining and fun.
Catch Dolidh on her facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/dolidh
One of the authors of the Arran iPhone App on Brodick beach, learning to love Arran at the age of 3.
Before ‘elf ‘n’ safety’, getting the boat to and from Arran was a casual affair.
My cousin came to visit and we saw her off at the pier. The gangplank to the boat is in the background – held together with ropes. No hi-vis jackets to be seen.