Montrose, Angus (Scotland)

Montrose, in Angus, Scotland, is a coastal town with a historic harbor. Known for its sandy beaches, Montrose Basin Nature Reserve, and the 18th-century Montrose Basin Lighthouse, it offers scenic charm.
Cycle routes passing Montrose
Sun, 11. Jun 2023
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A rainy start. Turns out my tent is leaking, which means I need to get new one. The old one will be sent back to Germany. I really like it! Rain continued until Dundee. The bridge to Dundee is great! Best thing: you bike into an elevator that brings you down. Biking towards Montrose I had admired the bike of a local, got lost in the military zone and chatted with a Scottish traveler girl and it’s siblings. Overall, great day!

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Mon, 12. Jun 2023
EuroVelo 1 - gorse bushes on my campsite in Scotland

A rather short one. Booked the campsite for the wrong day and decided to take the train to Aberdeen and bike from there. Two old Dutch biketourists called it cheating. Well… I landed in Cuminestown with. Nice downhill with a bit of drizzle. Nice until I realised my campsite was at the top. But wasn’t too bad nd it reminded me to always double check destinations as Komoot is often off. Great campsite: a herd of border collies, a beauty table with a hair dryer and the potential to play 🏓

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Mood: happy :)