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426pm Toscaig to Applecross

I discover the legend of the Applecross trees, and don’t believe a word of it. Continue reading

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426am Toscaig to Applecross

I wrestle with the vagaries of Scottish spelling, name a Christmas Pudding island, and discover a beautiful sandy beach. Continue reading

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425 Toscaig to Airigh-drishaig and back

The terrain is difficult to decipher – all lumps, and bumps without meaning or purpose. Continue reading

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424pm Bealach na Bà to Applecross

Road-walking through an empty landscape – down to Applecross. Continue reading

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424am Kishorn to Bealach na Bà

I’ve been worrying for weeks about how to tackle the road to Applecross… Continue reading

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423 second part, Ardaneaskan to Kishorn

I cross fords, walk through forests, and leap across stepping stones. Continue reading

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423 first part, Ardaneaskan to Kishorn

The descent to Achintraid is supposed to involve a slippery rock and a piece of rope! Continue reading

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422pm Ardaneaskan to Lochcarron

I wonder which is my favourite Scottish loch… Continue reading

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422am Ardaneaskan to Lochcarron

I sit on a bench and look out over the mouth of Loch Carron. There’s Plockton across the water. Continue reading

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420pm Strome Ferry to Lochcarron

I walk round the top of the loch, and join the famous NC500. Continue reading

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