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March 2, 2020

Springtime in Shetland brings fantastic birdwatching opportunities. During this time the Bridge End Outdoor Centre offers bookings for individual/small groups for £16pppn.

Small groups would have exclusive use of one bedroom and would have shared access to kitchen and b...

February 13, 2020

It has been a mild winter so far in Shetland but the last few days have seen a light dusting of snow.

There is a lovely wintry feel to the landscape, Shetland native sheep and ponies are used well used to these conditions and are happy to be outside whatever the weather

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February 3, 2020

Shetland's famous Up Helly Aa fire festival took place last week. It happens at the end of January to celebrate the start of the longer days.after a long winter. 

We can now look forward to the nights getting lighter. In June the sun barely sets and we experience the ma...

October 28, 2019

The Bridge End Outdoor Centre is open throughout the autumn and winter.

We are taking bookings for individuals and groups for £16pppn (minimum charge applies when booking exclusive use of the centre)

The centre is also available for day and evening hire for events, works...

September 30, 2019

At this time of year Shetland becomes a great place for birdwatching. During the autumn bird migration many birds stop here for a rest on their journey.  

During autumn and spring the Bridge End Outdoor Centre offers self catering accommodation for individuals and small...

August 7, 2019

The Bridge End Outdoor Centre is located on the beautiful island of Burra and offers accommodation for £16pppn.  We also have facilities for camping and caravans. Visit www.bridgeendoutdoors.com or call 01595 859 486 for more information or to book.

May 30, 2019

Shetland can be a magical place in the summer. Catherine Munro writes about the storm petrels at Mousa Broch.

We stepped onto the small boat as the sun dipped below the horizon, filling the sky with the colours of fire. The mirror sea, feeling no wind, reflected the fad...

May 24, 2019

Shetland has come in at number 6 in lonely planet top destinations in Europe. With amazing beaches, important archaeological sites and spectacular wildlife or is well worth a visit!

The Bridge End Outdoor Centre offers camping and budget accommodation for your Shetland...