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Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – North Uist, Benbecula and South Uist

Day: 7 Miles cycled: North Uist, Benbecula and South Uist: 32 miles Total miles: 151 miles Our overnight wild camp on a headland in Lochmaddy had been a fun location. It was right next to the ferry terminal, with access to the amazing (and spotless) toilet facilities of the marina near by. In hindsight, I wonder whether that … Continue reading Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – North Uist, Benbecula and South Uist

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Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – North Uist and Berneray

Days: 5-6 Miles cycled: South Uist, Benbecula and North Uist: 37 miles North Uist (with a short hop onto Berneray): 31 miles Total miles: 119 miles Ever the late risers and slow packers, our fellow travellers at Howmore Hostel were on the road while we were still sorting ourselves out. Having calculated distances, we decided to make … Continue reading Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – North Uist and Berneray

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Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – Barra, Eriskay and South Uist

Days: 3-4 Miles cycled: Vatersay to North Barra: 16 miles North Barra, Eriskay and South Uist: 30 miles Total miles: 51 miles Loading up the bikes after a good rest on Vatersay, we left our island retreat, stopping briefly for a photograph in front of a sign marking the start of the Hebridean Way. We … Continue reading Bikepacking in the Outer Hebrides – Barra, Eriskay and South Uist