Day 88

Day 88

From: Helmsdale to Dunbeath Distance: 15m / 24km Cumulated distance: 1165m / 1875km Percentage completed: 98.4 Subscribe to receive posts Email * Tonight’s blog will have to be a short one. I’m absolutely shattered .. can barely engage the brain .. and my...
Day 87

Day 87

From: Golspie to Helmsdale Distance: 18m / 28.9km Cumulated distance: 1143m / 1839km Percentage completed: 96.6 Subscribe to receive posts Email * I had planned for yesterday to be an 18 mile walk followed by a rest day today. But given the pesky left foot, Gus and I...
Day 86

Day 86

From: Dornoch to Golspie Distance: 14m / 22.5km Cumulated distance: 1128m / 1815km Percentage completed: 95.3 Subscribe to receive posts Email * ‘When the Earl and Countess were poisoned at Helmsdale Castle one night in 1567, the walls of Dornoch Castle...
Day 85

Day 85

From: Tain to Dornoch Distance: 9m / 14.4km Cumulated distance: 1110m / 1786km Percentage completed: 93.4 Subscribe to receive posts Email * The little we saw of Tain as we left was very pretty. The town was granted its first royal charter in 1066, making it...
Day 84

Day 84

From: Alness to Tain Distance: 12m / 19.3km Cumulated distance: 1096m / 1764km Percentage completed: 92.6 Subscribe to receive posts Email * Gus and I had our sights on Dalmore Distillery this morning. The Dalmore 1968 was the star turn in the opening scene of the...
Day 83

Day 83

From: Culbokey to Alness Distance: 10m / 16km Cumulated distance: 1087km / 1749km Percentage completed: 91.8 Subscribe to receive posts Email * I could barely believe the events of yesterday when I woke up this morning! A son arriving out of the blue and a bundle of...