Adventure in the Scottish Wilds

Adventure in the
Scottish Wilds

This article is part of a content series presented by Land Rover that explores the art of storytelling paired with the undeniable means of adventure of Land Rover owners.

The Scottish Highlands have long been a place of adventure and inspiration. In Sir Walter Scott’s classic adventure novel Waverley, published in 1814, the plot builds around a quixotic exploration taken by the hero in the company of Highlanders. Today, the stunning rock formations and ridges found in the region attract hikers from all over the world. The latest addition to the Highlands’ adventure lure is The Vanishing Game, by William Boyd, wherein the mountains and moors are heavily trekked and witness to explosive action. This interactive map takes you through the locations where Boyd’s characters find themselves, as well as the surrounding points of historical importance.

Explore the locations along the first leg of the adventure:

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First Leg, Argylle & Bute

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Explore the locations along the second leg of the adventure:

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Second Leg, the Highlands

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The Vanishing Game is an immersive adventure story that unfolds in Scotland’s most stunning environs. The author, William Boyd, is a novelist and screenwriter whose work has been published around the world and has been translated into over thirty languages. The fully interactive story can be found at TheVanishingGame.com

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