A gentle stroll through the Highlands of Scotland with the occasional photograph of wonderful sights seen along the way.
This blog charts my experiences on the TGO Challenge - the world's premier backpacking event. The Challenge is to plan and execute your own unsupported foot crossing of Scotland, from the West coast to the East coast, and takes place during 15 days each May.
Sounds easy? Think again!
Sounds your sort of thing? Then read and enjoy ... and come join us some time!
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Wednesday, 31 August 2016
The 2016 Challenge, day 6: Picking up the Pieces (5)
Along the way we found an open-fronted fishermen's shelter which would make an excellent overnight stopping point, provided you didn't have rain driving from the South. It had benches and a table, beautiful views, and a solid weatherproof roof. No nasty locks to keep you out. Arrive here at 8.30, cook your supper, wash up in the river and bed down for the night. What's not to like?
Just an ordinary bloke who happens to walk across Scotland from time to time. That's what this blog's all about. And when I'm not walking across Scotland, I dream of walking across Scotland. Or sit poring over maps of Scotland, looking for ways across. Or think about ways I can reduce my pack weight the next time I walk across Scotland.
Obsessive? Me? NEVER!