The Drumbeg Hotel

Drumbeg, Lochinver, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, IV27 4NW , United Kingdom | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Lochinver

Over the hills to Lochinver

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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... scenery, and it fair takes yer breath away. Take a look at these...quite a few Munros up here (mountains over 3,000 feet high... of which there are 282 throughout Scotland where bagging (climbing) them is a national pastime).

The place names in this remote region are wonderful......get yer tongue around Achiltibuie, ...

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

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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A tough day today so forgive me if this entry is short and sweet. My bed beckons! We started the day in good fettle having been well fed by Dan and Lynne at the Oykel Bridge Hotel. However we had a watchful eye on the skies...lots of ominously heavy grey clouds on the horizon. This was vital for more than the obvious "I don't want to get wet" reasons. We had a choice of routes one involving the fording of a notorious stretch of river. ...

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

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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... down fishing lodges already. This place has been very well renovated and as with everywhere we have stayed, remarkably welcoming. Only six fishers here though. Apparently Sunday is a popular changeover day and worse still, the salmon are not present this year. This party caught their only fish on Monday, so some left early. Various reasons given....trawling, pollution though the gilly says the waters are just too low for the time of year. ...

Day Five (17.9 miles.....Cum 89.5)

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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... not unlike a good C******nay but tastes better! Supper was a choice between Steak Pie, Roast Pork and Yorkshire Pudding or Haggis. They them came round the dining room with the leftover Yorkshires! The Steak Pie actually had meat and nothing else in it! Our fellow diners were two groups... one cycling Lands Ends to JOG ...LEJOG-ing. The other a group cycling round North west Scotland. So every plate and bowl was clean. No leftovers. Nor are we the only ones camping in ...

Jimmy's coastal walk : Day 55

A travel blog entry by jimmyhudson

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... and shoreline. At a point where the road turned sharply inland I headed straight on. The first obstacle was a river which in summer would have allowed a crossing on the boulders. However the land was waterlogged and the rivers high; I would have to wade. The river bed looked very stony so I kept my boots on, stopping to wring out my socks on the far side. This foot soaking was of little consequence as the succeeding few miles were across saturated moorland and it ...

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