Tag Archives: Shieldaig

351. Shieldaig to Kenmore

August 2020 Today I’m heading for the remote Applecross peninsula. This was once only accessible by the mountain pass of Bealach na Bà (“pass of the cattle”) which was (and still is) often impassable in the winter. As a result … Continue reading

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350. Torridon to Shieldaig

August 2020 Having filled the gap I’d left back in 2019 between Torridon and Lower Diabaig it was time to continue heading south along the coast. For this trip I was staying in Kyle of Lochalsh so had an early … 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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