Saddle Mountain Hostel Blog

Festive greetings!

This time last year when we wrote our Christmas blog we were heading south to spend Christmas with family in London. We had a great time even if we didn't see a white Christmas! There was no shortage of snow during the rest of the winter...

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Goldarn it! We’re on the Appalachian Trail

It’s hard to believe, but we have just discovered that Saddle Mountain Hostel is on the Appalachian Trail. To be exact, we are on the Scottish leg of the International Appalachian Trail (IAT). The main AT is probably the most famous long distance walk in the...

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Once more into the (cycling) breeks

It’s time to put on the bibshorts again.  As those who follow our blogs know, we try during the summer season to take some cycling based exercise during every day of one or more of road cycling’s Grand Tours. This year we are doing the triple...

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