A Decade-on From That Watershed Epic; My Compelling Journey Continues

Every footfall on my epic was an interaction with the dramatic wilder landscape of Scotland`s Watershed. For the route that I was following had been created entirely by the forces of Nature; it gave no concession whatever to human convenience.

Determined to tackle the walk solo, I had to be largely self-reliant; to camp-high, and to carry all life`s needs on my back.

This journey of a lifetime, called upon all of my organisational abilities, resolve and stamina. Navigation skills were put to the test, throughout the 745 miles of largely track-less terrain.

The rewards in having Nature-alone as my companion were immensely enriching. One compelling question presented however: what name to call it by, which would adequately describe this newly defined vast swathe of the wilder Scottish landscape?