St Kilda Isles – September 2023


Campsite Village Bay St.Kilda. Photo: Rick Salter.

Trip summary

This is our annual trip to the St Kilda Isles. Includes visiting these islands, each with a remote Marilyn: Hirta, Dun, Soay and Boreray.


September 8th – 12th provisionally. 


Rick Salter

Trip itinerary

This carried over from last year. We will potentially book two boats. 12 persons per boat, with at least one night’s camping on Hirta the highlight for some!

Places available

Contact Rick to be added to the waiting list.

Departure or meeting place

Deparature point.



Challenges and competences needed

A degree of ropework and tender landing experience is essential.

Businesses arranged through

The 5-day window allows some weather flexibility, sailings with Sea Harris and Kilda Cruises, the top-notch operators out there.


Cost to be confirmed by likely to be £340 per person for up to 3 days sailing and island hopping.

Reserve or enquire about trip

Please contact Rick Salter

One boat is full, but places are still available on a second boat.

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The Relative Hills Society is a friendly, informal group, aimed at helping folk meet their climbing and walking ambitions, and have fun in the hills.
We aim to promote an interest in climbing the British hills that are prominent relative to their surroundings.
We welcome new members. Members join us to read our Annual Journal, check out our Halls of Fame and join us on Members' Events and Trips including an annual trip to St.Kilda.
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