Personal Information


Felicity Martin


Ellangowan, Polinard








01764 670987

Mobile Telephone Number

07801 896439

Email Address


Specialist Activities

Walking, mountain biking, forestry & woodlands, coasts & islands, mountains

Specialist Areas

Scotland, Perth & Kinross, Orkney, Western Isles, Argyll, Dumfries & Galloway, Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park, Cairngorms National Park,
Western Europe

Professional Details

Short Biography

Felicity is a full-time freelance writer and photographer based in the heart of Scotland. She specialises in outdoor activities, especially walking and mountain biking, and in sharing her love of the natural world.
Her work encompasses mountains, rivers, woods and coasts, and the wildlife associated with them. Outdoor issues, such as conservation and access, are an on-going interest.
Most of Felicity’s work features Scotland, but she also covers active travel to wild places elsewhere in Europe.

Professional Activities

Owner of a small, independent publishing business – Catkin Press.
Writing guidebooks.
Contributing outdoor and travel features to newspapers, magazines and websites.
Producing promotional features and content for news releases, websites, leaflets and brochures.

Recent Publications

Galloway Coast, 25 Walks Exploring the Natural Heritage of Southwest Scotland (Catkin Press 2012; ISBN 9781907101045)
Experience Big Tree Country: Volume 4: 12 walks around Perthshire (Catkin Press 2010; ISBN 9781907101038)
Experience Big Tree Country: Volume 3: 12 walks around Perthshire (Catkin Press 2010; ISBN 9781907101021)
Experience Big Tree Country: Volume 2: 12 walks around Perthshire (Catkin Press 2010; ISBN 9781907101014)
Experience Big Tree Country: Volume 1: 12 walks around Perthshire (Catkin Press 2009; ISBN 9781907101007)
Frommer’s Best Walking Trips in Scotland (Wiley 2009; ISBN 9780470159897)
Full revision – Pathfinder Guides: Aberdeen and Royal Deeside (Crimson Publications 2009; ISBN 9781854585097)
Walks Orkney (Hallewell 2006; ISBN 1872405401)
Walks North Perthshire (Hallewell 2000; ISBN 1872405193)

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