Hams Of Muckle Roe

Walk across the island of Muckle Roe to bays surrounded by high cliffs where a small community used to live.

OS Map: Shetland Mainland North (OS EXPLORER 469)


Safety:
Please read the RNLI's coastal walking advice before heading out.
Please read our disclaimer and safety advice before using any of the information on this site


Parking:
Parking is possible at the end of the road through Muckle Roe.


Dog Walkers:

  • There are sometimes sheep
  • Steep cliffs


Possible Routes:
The quickest and easiest route to take is by following the track from the end of the road. A more inland route could be followed by starting at the cemetry and walking through the middle of Muckle Roe. Muckle Roe has impressive scenery throughout.


Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roe
Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roe
Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Croft house on South Ham, Muckle Roe
Fiska Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Fiska Ness, Muckle Roe
Fiska Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Fiska Ness, Muckle Roe
Muckle Ayre Beach, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Muckle Ayre Beach, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Looking north from Harri Stack
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
North Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
North Ham, Muckle Roe
Qui Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
South Ham view towards Qui Ness
South Ham, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
South Ham view from Burg
West Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
West Ness & South Ham, Muckle Roe
West Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
West Ness & South Ham, Muckle Roe
Strom Ness, Muckle Roeinfo symbol
Strom Ness view from Kneefill Ness