Travel Blogs from Fort William
... the tires. One seemed a wee bit low at 26 psi, but that didn't seem like enough to set off the warning light. We added a bit of air to bring it up over 32. On the way back to the hotel, the warning light did not turn off. We will deal with it tomorrow.
We ate dinner in the hotel for the second time. The meal last night was just fine, and we do not see anything else within walking distance; we are finished driving for today.
... right at a little cairn, following a stream through the trees, coming out onto open moorland at Na Chapanan. It seemed quite easy going to reach Carn Liath and the views over to Creag Meagaidh were lovely, with cloud looking to lift off the summit, so we pressed on for the next summit.
We walked along the gently undulating tops to the second peak of Stob Poite Coire Ardair, by which ...
... parts of
it that remind me a lot of there. The snow just made me sad that the ski season was over.But then I headed back to the hostel and into the warmth
again. There I met a lovely girl who is also travelling. (Not at all surprising
given tonight I am in a hostel for backpackers).We talked a lot about travelling and then I crashed again.Lisa xo
... good views down the valley. From then onwards we had good views along the
ridge as we continued over the summit, and down over heathery slopes to regain
the forest track. We took the ‘alternative green route’ through the forest,
forgetting about the effects of the previous downpour, and had good fun squelching
our way through very wet bog amongst the trees.
... a nice lunch at a food place called weatherspoons food was good and cheap, after lunch had a wander around and was sad to see so many shops closed or having closing down sales, even the tourist can't keep this little town alive even or B&B was up for sale but they were not optimistic about a quick sale, went back to the B&B for a rest then back into town to have a meal decided on one place and they chucked us out as they were full went to the next place and got the last ...