Monthly Archives: November 2021

348. Lower Diabaig to Torridon Boat House

August 2020 It had been a horrible year and nearly a year has passed since I was last on the coast, due to lockdowns and Covid restrictions. By the time I can make it back to the coast it feels … Continue reading

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Finally, back to the coast.

August 2020 It had been a horrible year. My trip to the Scottish highlands in May had been cancelled. At least for that trip I could get a refund as the hotel I had booked was closed (though it took … Continue reading

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It’s 2020 and its all gone wrong.

Sorry if you were expecting another coast walk write up because this week I’m going to have an absolutely massive rant. Sorry to disappoint you and if you don’t want to read a massive rant, stop reading now. Yes I … Continue reading

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347. Red Point to Lower Diabaig

September 2019 This was actually the second walk I was doing on this day which in hindsight was probably a mistake. Logistically it was a tricky walk too. The B8056 ends at a car park at a place called Red Point … Continue reading

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346. Shieldaig to Red Point

September 2019 Looking at the map I realised that tackling the stretch of coast between Shieldaig and Lower Diabaig was going to prove tricky because Shieldaig is on the B8056, which is a dead-end road that ends at Red Point. … Continue reading

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345. Shieldaig to Gairloch

September 2019 This was my last day of a 5 day trip to the north of Scotland and I was staying in Ullapool, which was not the most convenient as it was now really too far north. (I did not … Continue reading

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