This route is not for the novice cyclist but is a fantastic day long ride which takes in the stunning Kyle of Sutherland and Dornoch Firth. Stop and take in the sights from the two viewpoints on the Struie, including the famous ‘Million Dollar View’. There are places to eat in Ardgay and Bonar Bridge and also a bike shop in Ardgay.
Directions: Travel out of Dornoch on Castle Street for 250 metres and turn left onto Sutherland Road for 3.8 miles. Turn left onto the A9 for 2.7 miles. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the A836 for 2.1 miles. Turn left in Edderton at Station Road for 3.1 miles. Turn right onto Struie Road/B9176 for 4.5 miles. Turn left onto the A836 for 3 miles. After travelling over Bonar Bridge, bear right and continue on this road for 9 miles. Turn right onto the A9 and then fi rst left to Cuthill retracing your route back to the centre of town.