Scenic paddle along the cliffs of Hillswick Ness. When conditions allow, the magnificent sea stacks known as the Drongs can be reached.
OS Map: Shetland Mainland North (OS EXPLORER 469)
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Parking is possible at the beach in Hillswick.
Set off from the beach in Hillswick and following the headland clockwise to land at the beach on the west side, in Sandwick bay
This route could also be continued along the coast to Tangwick.