I woke up this morning feeling good following yesterday’s long walk. My good feeling was soon dispersed when I heard the news of the further attacks in London. I had a message from my daughter to tell me she was safe but I couldn’t help thinking about others who wouldn’t get that call. I turned… Continue reading Day 4 Dunbeath to Helmsdale – 15.3 miles
Last night when I looked at my walk for today I wondered what the heck I’d been thinking about when I planned this. I don’t usually go over the 20 mile limit so I was a bit anxious to be doing this so early on. I woke up in my Harbour view BnB to a… Continue reading Day 3 Wick to Dunbeath – 23 miles
When I say this walk was 12.8 miles they weren’t all in the right direction. The weather was very changeable today. I set off along the A99 in the rain but it had already stopped by the time I reached Keiss. I headed down on to the path along the sand dunes at Keiss which… Continue reading Day 2 Nybster to Wick – 12.8 miles
I kept this day relatively short to get my feet and body moving without stressing them out! I sent a postcard to my mam from John O’Groats as I thought a weekly postcard would help her remember what I’m doing. I followed the cliff path past Duncansby Head the true furthest point northeastly in the… Continue reading Day 1 John O’Groats to Nybster 10.35 miles
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