After much consideration, we have taken the very hard decision not to open the guest house this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The situation remains very fragile and we need to ensure the well-being of our guests and ourselves, whilst taking into account the resources of the local area. There are very limited health care facilities and we cannot risk adding to the pressure they are already under.
We wish you a safe passage through these difficult times and will be delighted to welcome you here in the future.
Our first guests of the 2018 season were the support team of Ultra Running - Steve and Henry. 6 amazing guys are attempting the run from John o' Groats to Land's End in just 17 days! We wish them the very best of luck.
Doug left us this morning, hitch-hiking his way down to Land's End to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. After waiting for an hour and ten minutes, a kindly motorist stopped and offered him a lift to Inverness. Two further rides on his first day saw him ov...
Dave spent around 3 months walking from Land's End, celebrating his 71st birthday along the way. Unfortunately, at Wick - less than 20 miles from his destination here at John o' Groats - he fell and broke his shoulder. Unable to continue, Dave had to return home and g...
Many congratulations to our guests Dave Preece and Mick Davies, who completed Lands End to John o' Groats in just 15 days. It's even more remarkable when you know Dave was riding a Penny-farthing. Astonishing!