I’m now in Glasgow and heading back to Yorkshire later this afternoon. Time to look back on the past two weeks. Here are some Hebridean Way statistics (including travel to / from the Outer Hebrides):
- 550 km cycled
- £20.80 average cost for accommodation per night
- 13 days
- 12 nights
- 12 daily videos
- 7 nights in the tent
- 7 trains
- 6 campsites
- 4 beaches
- 3 museums
- 3 shaves
- 2.5 packs of spaghetti
- 2 wild camping spots
- 1 youth hostel
- 1 hotel
- 1 wooden camping cabin
- 1 bar of soap
- 1 paddle in the sea
- 1 blackhouse
- 1 set of standing stones
- 1 refusal to fill water bottles
- 0 mechanical issues (yet…)
- Countless positive encounters with locals and fellow travellers & cyclists…
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Here’s the plan for my trip to the Outer Hebrides…
…and here’s a podcast I made about cycling the Hebridean Way prior to setting off:
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