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Questions tagged [midges]

A midge is a type of small fly. Typically the term midge refers to a biting fly found in many outdoor areas. Midges are a common pest when camping, etc. Use this tag for questions about midge related issues or questions.

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What is the best way to manage Scottish midges?

I have seen some posts that mention midges and midge spray. I am wild camping in Scotland in August. Should I be worried about them? Is there anything else a part from midge spray I can use to keep ...
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When is the midge season in Scotland?

What time of year are the the dreaded midge's in Scotland at their worst? I've only really been into the Higlands in Winter and I would prefer to avoid the worst time for these if possible.