Tag Archives: Scotland

Abandoned walk & a trip on Loch Ness

July 2018 This was my last day of a 9 day long trip based in Durness. My plan for today was to continue from the most southerly point I’d previously reached, namely the viewpoint south of Unapool and then follow … 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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314. Kyle of Tongue to Melness and East Strathan (and back)

October 2017 How to tackle the coast between the Kyle of Tongue and Hope had been something I had been pondering for a while. After crossing the Kyle of Tongue causeway there is a road up the right hand side … Continue reading

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313. Bettyhill to Kyle of Tongue

October 2017 This was my first full day in Scotland (of a 5 day trip) having done only a short walk the previous day due to the time it takes me to get from home to this part of Scotland. … Continue reading

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309. Reay to Thurso

August 2017 For this walk I was staying in Thurso at the Weigh Inn Lodges, a pretty grim hotel though at least I was in the main “Lodge” building rather than the others which were more like sheds in the … Continue reading

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308. Thurso to Dunnet

August 2017 This was the first day of a 5 day trip to Scotland and I was stating from home so today’s walk was a little shorter due to first having to get to the north of Scotland from home … Continue reading

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304. Lybster to Wick

May 2017 I had spent the night in Wick. After a not great nights sleep I had breakfast at my hotel (which was an all you can eat buffet, so that was good). Today it was very convenient to start … Continue reading

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303. Berriedale to Lybster

May 2017 Last week I posted that this was the first day of a 5 day trip and the next walk was on my last day of this trip, as I didn’t do the walks in order, due to the … Continue reading

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302. Berriedale to Helmsdale

May 2017 7 months after my last walk on the coast of Scotland I had made it back to Scotland and this was my first day of a 5 day trip back to Scotland. I had booked a return flight … Continue reading

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