West Highland College UHI

  • United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Working closely with the School of Adventure Studies, the Centre Recreation and Tourism Research provides research and consultancy services in the following areas:

  • Nature-based and adventure tourism
  • Quantitative visitor surveys
  • Qualitative interviews and ethnography research
  • Tourism destination development
  • Marketing tourism products and services
  • European and national funding applications
  • Product development

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    Photo of Heidi Schwenk

    Heidi Schwenk

    Person: Academic Research Active

    No photo of Steve Taylor


    Research Output

    Building the slow adventure brand in the northern periphery

    Laven, D., Chekalina, T., Fuchs, M., Margaryan, L., Varley, P. & Taylor, S., 29 Nov 2019, The Nordic Wave in Place Branding: Poetics, Practices, Politics. Cassinger, C., Lucarelli, A. & Gyimóthy, S. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, p. 76-90 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Open Access
  • 12 Downloads (Pure)

    Playing together, apart: Musicians' experiences of physical separation in a classical recording session

    Iorwerth, M. & Knox, D., 12 Feb 2019, In : Music Perception. 36, 3, p. 289-299 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 87 Downloads (Pure)


    • 1 Invited talk
    • 1 Oral presentation

    Wild land, rewilding and repeopling

    Jim Hunter (Speaker)
    26 Nov 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Developing creativity through technology-mediated connection

    Miriam Iorwerth (Speaker), Paul Ferguson (Speaker), David Moore (Speaker), Mark Thorley (Speaker)
    8 Sep 2016

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    Press / Media

    Dykes on Bikes and the Long Road to Mardi Gras

    Anna de Jong


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

    Hospitality in Adventure Tourism: Being, dwelling, guiding

    Author: Farkić, J., 4 Oct 2018

    Supervisor: Varley, P. (Supervisor), Taylor, S. (Supervisor) & Smith, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)