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Month: April 2016

Wednesday 11th May – Inverness to Fort Augustus

Wednesday 11th May – Inverness to Fort Augustus

Today I set off at 08:30hrs & headed for Fort William using NCN78 which follows the River Ness & then alongside Loch Ness through the villages of Dores & Foyers then heading inland slightly for a climb up to a viewpoint known as Carn an t-Suidhe then down the other side to Fort Augustus. The weather was fine, dry & sunny & I had a bit of tail wind which was useful. Route NCN78 has recently been completed & stretches…

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STAGE 6 – Tuesday 10th May 2016 – from home to Inverness by train

STAGE 6 – Tuesday 10th May 2016 – from home to Inverness by train

This stage of my ride through Britain doesn’t follow the course I had originally planned. I finished my last ride at Ribblehead Viaduct in the Yorkshire Dales & had originally planned to start from there to continue south – but then I changed my mind & decided to do Scotland again & to cover an area I wished I had covered before. So I’ve temporarily postponed &┬áput on hold my start point of Ribblehead Viaduct to another time. I will…

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