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Aug 30, 2014 - Grantown-on-Spey

This is a rest day so most of us use it as an opportunity to catch up on washing – we utilise the services of the local laundry to give us more free time. Unfortunately, it rains on and off most of the day which limits our options for entertainment/adventure. We use the time to catch up on this diary and sort through photos before meeting Tony for lunch. Our original plan was to meet at Craig’s Bar which is just up the street but as it is the best Trip Advisor rated spot in town we have made a group reservation for dinner. So we set off to...

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Aug 29, 2014 - Tomintoul to Grantown-on-Spey

Distance 21 kms, finish time late afternoon. The issue with the wasps in the hotel has escalated, hotel staff trying to kill them have simply angered them and they have invaded David and Judith’s room, fortunately around the time they vacated. We are picked up in a mini-bus from Tomintoul at about 9:30. David and Judith elect not to walk today as David is not feeling well and there are no “bail out” options through the day. They arrange to travel with our bags. This stage begins back at Ballindalloch Station and while there is no rain it...

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