Lyrawa Hill and Scad Head, Hoy

Head up to the viewpoint on Lyrawa Hill before descending over heather moorland to the WWII anti-aircraft battery at Scad Head, now a peaceful spot to watch wildlife. The walk then follows the route of a WWII railway uphill to return steeply to the start.


Moorland path, rough underfoot in places.

Public Transport

None to start.


Layby for Betty Corrigal's grave on B9047. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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