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by ballibeg
Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Unusual jobs of the day!
Replies: 19
Views: 1612

Re: Unusual jobs of the day!

Felling a beech then processing into logs. Back to work N/S next week for a rest!
by ballibeg
Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Mull
Replies: 12
Views: 3100

Re: Mull

Saw one yesterday on the way up to Oban just past Kilninver. The size and kite shaped tail gave it away.

Fabulous.
by ballibeg
Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Which Apidura Packs?
Replies: 25
Views: 2687

Re: Which Apidura Packs?

I think like a lot of folk I saw Apidura bags being used on some of the bikepacking films I watched. 'if it's good enough for them....' thinking.

Good marketing I suppose.
by ballibeg
Tue Mar 06, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bugger off?
Replies: 44
Views: 3699

Re: Bugger off?

Interesting how many people heading to the area I live.... I'm currently have coffee in Oban.

I'll jump a train south, continue on Eurostar the cycle south, France, Spain, Morocco, Africa. No biggie!!!
by ballibeg
Fri Mar 02, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Charlie's Dorset Gravel Dash - suitable for a first timer?
Replies: 13
Views: 1800

Re: Charlie's Dorset Gravel Dash - suitable for a first time

That's me and a pal signed up. Heading down from West of Scotland in case anyone needs a lift.

Dave
by ballibeg
Fri Mar 02, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Charlie's Dorset Gravel Dash - suitable for a first timer?
Replies: 13
Views: 1800

Re: Charlie's Dorset Gravel Dash - suitable for a first time

Never been but it looks great! I'm checking my time off......
by ballibeg
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Mull
Replies: 12
Views: 3100

Re: Mull

I work on Mull pretty regularly. There's lots of place I'd love to get the bike to but I'm always on call when on the island these days. In earlier times I've enjoyed bombing around Ulva and across to Gometra. There's good paths to explore, a cafe and the island is currently under an attempt to be b...