Lyness Wartime Trail and Wee Fea hill, Hoy

12,000 troops were stationed at the Lyness base, HMS Prosperine, during WWII. This walk explores the legacy of that time, visiting the museum, war cemetery, air raid shelter, and climbing Wee Fea hill for good views over Scapa Flow.

Terrain

Minor roads and track

Public Transport

Ferry to Lyness from Houton, Mainland Orkney.

Start

Lyness Pier. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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