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Detailed Route Instructions

Hebridean Way Cycling Route - Benbecula And Grimsay






The route follows the stunning and very flat west coast of Benbecula, through the main administrative centre of Balivanich and then over the causeway to Grimsay. This part of the route is 13.2 miles.

Cycle Waypoints

  1. 1 Causeway from South Uist
  2. 2 Supermarket to the left
  3. 3 Isle of Benbecula House hotel to the right
  4. 4 Turn left here along the west coast
  5. 5 Dark Island hotel and Museum nan Eilean to the left
  6. 6 To the left is Griminish beach
  7. 7 Cafe and gift shop to the left
  8. 8 Turn right for MacLennans Supermarket
  9. 9 Turn right for the Uist and Barra Hospital
  10. 10 Turn right for Stepping Stones restaurant or turn left to the Airport and cafe
  11. 11 Turn right here for a cafe
  12. 12 MacLeans Bakery to the left
  13. 13 Turn left here to join the main road
  14. 14 North Ford causeway to Grimsay. You have just completed island 5, 5 to go!
  15. 15 The main route is straight on, but the road to the right will take you on a loop round Grimsay . Uist Wool is based in Grimsay - a spinning mill and wool centre - which is well worth a stop off.
  16. 16 Causeway to North Uist. You have just completed island 6, 4 to go!

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