Glenfield Hotel

North Road, Ullapool, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, IV26 2TG, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
 

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Over the hills to Lochinver

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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It's raining today (wot??? In Scotland???) so time to catch up on a bit of blogging....

Yesterday we went over the winding, mainly single-track road to Lochinver on the wildly beautiful west coast, natural habitat of those nasty minuscule midges, without which this part of Scotland would no doubt be thronging with folk. ...

Day Nine (28.4 miles.... cum 169.62)

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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... We were six miles away, having already walked 22 and it was just gone 6pm. Needless to say we yomped and made it with ten minutes to spare. Of course the hotel bar was deserted and the food decidedly average. We were very tired, sweaty and with an unhelpful collection of blisters. This morning we have found a friendly cafe "Whistlestop" and have restored our spirits with a slow start, good breakfast and a latte.... oh and today's newspaper to read. Sadly we now have 20 miles to ...

Day Eight (22.1 miles....Cum 141.22)

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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... the river into full spate and we had yet to cross it. The plan was to walk three miles upstream and then cross. We ended up trudging an extra mile, gave up hope of a dry route and waded across. Wet but hopeful. Only to find that by crossing so far up we had another "stream" to cross. This too was now a minor torrent. More wading but we were at least now homeward bound. Just the small matter of a climb to 520 meters to cross ...

Day Seven (15.31 miles....Cum 119.12)

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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Another road day today. Working our way south west from Lairg to Oykel Bridge, ready to head off into the mountains tomorrow. So really another LJGT day in other words. The whole day we have followed the Oykel river. A popular river for fly fishers judging by the numbers we saw along the riverbank and as we have had confirmed this evening. This hotel is owned by a syndicate of fishers. Apparently rescued from a long decline. We have seen too ...

Outer Hebrides Tour- Day 1!

A travel blog entry by eric.suzy

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... Single Malt. The barley is grown right there on the Black Isle, water is from the local White Burn, and the barley is malted on site. What's not to love?



Next stop, Rogie Falls on the Black Water River in Torrachilty Forest. This is the starting point for a number or hiking trails. We enjoyed the dark rushing water and the bridge overlook...only 5 people allowed on at once :)



We went farther down ...

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