Featured Touring A Tour Of The Scottish Highlands

Discussion in 'Rideouts, Trackdays, Touring & Spotted' started by brown mouse, Oct 3, 2020.

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  1. brown mouse

    brown mouse Elite Member

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    Thanks! :kissing_heart:
     
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  2. Adie P

    Adie P Crème de la Crème

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    I'll second that emotion.

    Things are (most of the time) rather more comfortable around here, though TallPaul thought they were a bit too anodyne .... 'Sage Craver' would beg to differ.

    My personal view is, realistically, of no moment or importance, but given Hobson's choice, I'd rather suck on a sugar cube than a Roshield cube any day and I'm pretty sure that most people on here would concur. Much as I love, admire and respect many of the people that left to go elsewhere - and I DO still miss Dilligaff hugely - the (then) ongoing toxicity was unbearable. If that makes me a "pussy", so be it - I have been, and no doubt will continue to be, called worse things and I can live with that.

    I'd guess the forum is much like any other 'family'- you'll have good and bad times; agreements and disagreements, arguments and discussions - it's how you deal with them during and after that will define how the family develops.
     
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  3. Dartplayer

    Dartplayer Crème de la Crème

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    Good to have you back @brown mouse :cool:
     
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  4. Sandi T

    Sandi T It's ride o'clock somewhere!
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    Very well said, Adie.
     
  5. Glenn2926

    Glenn2926 Senior Member
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    Cracking write up of your trip around an area I try to ride at least once a year. We didn’t get to Scotland ( we’ll officially) in 2020. We did Northumberland instead and may, just may have strayed into Scotland. We’re just staring to organise our Scotland trip for this year.
    I would love to be able to write and photograph our trip half as well as this one.
    One day maybe.
    Thanks again.
     
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  6. DamonYVR

    DamonYVR Member

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    I'm way behind on seeing this thread, but outstanding posts like this one, with pictures and a wonderful narrative, are the real gold in forums. Thank you so much for the time and effort to share the trip with us.

    My wife has a riding tolerance of about 10 minutes and that only once a year, so I envy that you could do it together. Fortunately, I'd be totally happy to follow this trail by myself.

    Many thumbs up!
     
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  7. MoreT

    MoreT Senior Member

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    Ah hah! I have a vague memory in the early nineties waking up in Ullapool after first footing. It was the home made we tried in Rogart what did it. I dimly remember a lift in the back of a rusty old Hilux with my cohort.

    Nice write up, and pictures of the most beautiful country in the world.
     
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