Category Archives: Sutherland

330. Lochinver to Achnahaird

May 2019 This walk took a lot of planning. I was staying, again, at the Caledonian Hotel in Ullapool. I had vowed not to stay there after my experience last time however I booked this trip back in October and … Continue reading

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329. Lochinver to Junction for Stoer Lighthouse

October 2018 This walk is a circular walk I had planned where I followed paths and roads along the coast initially and returned on a more direct route via the road, due to the lack of bus service on this … Continue reading

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328. Clashnessie Circular via Point of Stoer

October 2018 This was the first day of a 5 day trip to the north of Scotland. I had hoped to come up earlier in the year but finding accommodation this far north is difficult and the earliest I could … Continue reading

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327. Clashnessie to Nedd

October 2018 I had hoped to make this a linear walk as I had initially thought there wasn’t a bus along the B869 but had since discovered the presence of the Assynt Dial a Bus. According to the website this … Continue reading

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326. View point south of Unapool to Nedd.

October 2018. Having previously abandoned this walk due to the weather on my previous trip to Scotland, back in July, it was time for attempt number 2. This walk would mostly be on the B869 road which I thought had … Continue reading

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325. Kylesku to view point south of Unapool

July 2018 This walk is a short one because I completed it after my visit to Handa Island. As it was still early afternoon when I got back from Handa Island I decided to do a short walk before heading … Continue reading

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324. Kylesku to Scourie

July 2018 Today promised to be a rather lazier day than usual largely because I was not starting my walk until gone midday. This is because there was only a single daily bus between Scourie and Kylesku (and even then … Continue reading

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323. Handa Island

July 2018 I made a decision on reaching the North Coast of Scotland that to visit every island would take so much time I might never finish the mainland. Instead I decided to concentrate on the mainland, with the intention … Continue reading

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322. Laxford Bridge to Scourie

July 2018 Having struggled to work out a good route for my previous walk this walk promised to be a little easier. The road parts of the walk wasn’t all on A-roads (much of it on minor roads) and there … Continue reading

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321. Rhiconich to Laxford Bridge

July 2018 I had puzzled about how to walk this section of coast. There isn’t a coast path and the nearest obvious route to the coast is to walk along the A838 however a lot of that road isn’t very … Continue reading

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