Five ferries cycle trip over two days – 21/22 June 2017

Lothians and Borders group of Cycling UK on the “Five ferries” cycle route – Largs – Wemyss Bay – Rothesay – Rhubodach -Colintraive – Portavadie – Tarbert (where we stayed the night) – Claonaig – Lochranza – Brodick – Ardrossan – Largs.

Thanks to Peter V. for organising this fantastic cycle trip.

Bill C. has sent links to information about the abandoned village at Portavadie which was built to house construction workers for the failed oil construction yard.
https://canmore.org.uk/site/299112/pollphail-village#866278
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polphail

Bill said he went looking for the abandoned village but was caught out by a puncture in the heavy rain.