OCTOBER 2019
The North
Kylesku Bridge
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Our route to the highlands!
Road Trip Notes
In 2016, a friend and I
jumped in the car and took
a 566 mile road trip to the
north of Scotland.

Let me show you the route
we took and the places we
visited! #greatroadtrips
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Stop #1
Lairg
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The Middle of Nowhere
Winding Roads: We pulled the car
over A LOT to take photographs...
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And then we found this....
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Altnaharra
...a very photogenic and very
abandoned house 🏚 // warm
edit applied 🔥
Stop #2
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The village is also home to this quaint
little church ⛪️
Altnaharra
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Another random stop to photograph this grassy-topped
boathouse on Loch Loyal
The Hairy Boathouse - Loch Loyal
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Back on the road again
Loch Craggie
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Stop #3
When we reached the northern coast we simply had to stop
and check out this abandoned cottage!
Tongue
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Stop #4
The House on its very own peninsula
Loch Eriboll
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Loch Eriboll
What a location!
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Durness, one of Scotland most
north westerly locations. Home
to the enormous Smoo Cave
Stop #5
Smoo Cave
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...and another random photo stop...
back on the road heading south...
Keoldale
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Stop #6
another abandoned cottage
Lochstack Lodge
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Then we had a
visitor 🦌
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Our final stop took us to one of my
favourite mountains - Stac
Pollaidh. We had the whole
mountain to ourselves.

Pronounced: Stack Polly
Stop #8
Our final stop took us to my favourite
mountain - Stac Pollaidh. A fairly easy
and short climb with lovely views in all
directions!

Pronounced: Stack Polly
Stac Pollaidh
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Stac Pollaidh
Those views!!!!
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And then we made our way down
the slopes and back towards
reality and civilisation...
We descended the mountain and
headed back to civilisation....
Loch Lurgainn
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CREATED BY

a keen traveller and photographer from scotland www.poeticmouse.com

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