Day 4 – Oban to Castlebay

With breakfast thrown in at the Backpackers Plus, I made full use of the cereal, toast and plenty of coffee on offer. With wind and rain set in I got soaked on my way to the hospital. Thanks to the Sunday staff who helped me negotiate NHS red tape and got me registed out of

Day 3 – Tobermory to Oban

Woke early with the rain on the tent and had to wait till there was a break in proceedings, before shaking the tent dry and loading the bike. Granola for breakfast with blueberry yoghurt and a banana. Given that Sunday was going to be wet all day, I’d decided to get the last ferry back

Day 21 – Duchesne to Vernal

Unfortunately I’ve been stopped in my tracks somewhat. Sunday afternoon I was knocked off the road by a flat bed 4×4 pick up truck. I’ve been resting up in a hospital in Roosevelt, Utah. The incident happened on Highway 40 just short of Vernal. My injuries include a broken fibula on my left leg and […]