Day 81: Thurso – John O’Groats

Sunday, 09/07/2017 Distance: 35,3 km (21,9 mi) for a total of 2260,6 km (1404,6 mi) Ascent (ca.): 210 m (690 ft) Weather: Overcast in the morning, brightening in the afternoon So, this was it. With a pickup time agreed I calculated some buffer to make sure that I'd made it to JOG when the taxi … Continue reading Day 81: Thurso – John O’Groats


Day 80: Melvich – Thurso

Saturday, 08/07/2017 Distance: 27,1 km (16,8 mi) for a total of 2225,3 km (1382,7 mi) Ascent (ca.): 270 m (885 ft) Weather: Overcast, sunny spells in the late morning, followed by showers  I guess my eating habits are not the only thing I have to readjust back home but also my day rhythm, there's usually … Continue reading Day 80: Melvich – Thurso