June 2023


Hi folks. Should you be thinking of booking for 2023 please dont hang around to long. Our diary is filling up by the day as is much of the accomodation on Skye.

So far the rest of the diary looks like this.

 June is now fully booked.

July. 4th 10th 12th 15th 17th 28th 29th are free

August. 4th 24th 25th 28th are free

September. 11th 13th 21st 22nd 23rd 25th 27th 28th 29th 30th are free.

Only a few days are booked in October and November so there is plenty of space.

There will be some half days avaialble here and there throughout the season, where I could fit in a foraging course so drop me an email and I`ll see what I can do.

  I have now opened up the reserve list so if you email and I cant get you in, let me know and I can pop you in the book. Many thanks..Mitch..



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Mitchell, Skye ghillie.

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Want to explore the real Isle of Skye?
Then get off the beaten track with Skye Ghillie – a friendly, experienced local guide, passionate about this incredible island and all the exciting adventures it offers.

Reset your clock. Slow down switch off and relax.

As we all live in a world that is surrounded by technology and screens. More and more people are looking to reconnect with nature and take a step back from technology and the digital world. There is a holistic appeal to living off the land, foraging and cooking your own food, catching that elusive Salmon or Trout or stalking a deer. Skills which we have learnt over millennia. Skills which are still practiced by Mitchell.

Mitchell is a highly experienced fly fisher, forager, deer stalker, tracker and wild walk guide. And is here to introduce you to a world that may have previously been hidden from your eyes.

Spending time in nature benefits our mental and physical wellbeing. Generate your own energy!

Whatever outdoor activity you choose, Fishing, Foraging, Deer Stalking or a Wild Walk, you’re guaranteed a breath-taking backdrop, first class service, great craic and an unforgettable Wilderness Adventure, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Contact us to reserve your day out in the wild.


Seasonal fly-fishing tuition and guiding in idyllic locations; assisting clients in their quest for the iconic wild Scottish salmon or wild brown trout and sea trout.

Whatever your level of experience, Skye Ghillie will advise on the best flies for the location and conditions, the intricacies of casting and where the fish are to be found.

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Skye Fishing


A unique opportunity to stalk deer (with a camera or rifle) in and around the dramatic mountains and the north of the island where a sustainable deer management programme maintains an abundant population of Red and Roe deer depending on the season.

Skye Ghillie will coach novices and share his skills and experience with all.

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Skye Stalking

Wild Walks

Spring or winter, rain or shine, explore Skye’s unspoilt wilderness and wildlife – see Otters, Sea Eagles, Seals, Porpoise and Red Deer.

Forage for wild snacks and build a fire for a spot of Bog Myrtle tea, learning about the history of island life along the way (from a time when Skye was inhabited by dinosaurs through the Viking occupation, the rise and fall of The Clans up to the time of the notorious Highland Clearances).

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Skye Wild Walks


Discover delicious, edible plants, fungi, seaweed and shellfish in Skye’s beautiful woodland, along it’s shoreline and across the hills.

There’s plenty to forage all year-round, if you know what to look for of course. Skye Ghillie will share his knowledge and his passion for this free wild food source.

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Skye Foraging

Family Adventures

Hands on days that will keep the whole family entertained (don’t tell the kids, but they might learn some pretty cool stuff too).

Hunt for wildlife (prizes for the best spots), forage for wild snacks, build campfires, pick-up bushcraft skills and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Skye Family Adventures

Corporate & TV

Skye Ghillie creates bespoke itineraries for corporate guests, whether it be for skills development, team bonding or as a reward for good work.

We’ve worked with British, European and US production companies and can assist with location scouting and guiding as well as participating in productions.

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