Gelder Shiel Stables

As a follow-on to our Secret Howff trip we opted to stop off on the way home for an overnight visit to Gelder Shiel Stables.  The weather was glorious and...

Luggage

The prospect of kitting out a bike with luggage can seem a daunting one at first.  There are a number of different options and all have different considerations as far...

The Secret Howff

Now that my once-enthusiastic child has turned into a grumpy teen I needed to find something that would fire his imagination and get him wanting to go out into the...

Kershopehead Bothy

. Route: Kershopefoot – Kershope bridge – Kershopehead bothy. Date: December 2018 Distance: 10.5 miles or 17 kilometres Days: 2 Since we got back from Spain in May we have...

Shelter – tents, tarps and bivvy bags

Shelter – tents, tarps and bivvy bags. When we first started cycle-touring I chose a fairly large three-man tent as I was concerned that Joe might not enjoy the experience...

Spain Coast to Coast 2018

Route type: Coast to coast, south to north Route: Faro – Seville – Merida – Cáceres – Salamanca – Zamora – Astorga – León – Oviado – Gijon Date: 25th...