This route takes you past the fishing village of Embo and past Skelbo Forest.
Directions: Travel out of Dornoch on Station Road for 2.8 miles (past Embo junction) until you see a sign on the left for
Skelbo Forest Walk. Follow this route over a staggered junction into Skelbo Street, then past the forest walk entrance. Turn left onto the A9 for 0.5 mile then left onto the B9168 (Poles Road) for
2 miles. Turn left onto Castle Street and back into Dornoch town centre. (Alternative route avoiding most of the A9 – turn left at the staggered junction to come out at the Trentham Hotel and