A day off in Wick gave me a chance to stretch my legs and feel the ground under my feet after 6 days without having got off of Brown Eyes.
Whilst the Old Pulteney distillery visitors centre was open there were no guided tours that day, but I enjoyed looking around the centre and taking in the distinctive smell of malted barley that hung in the air.
Crossing the Moray Firth was my next objective and this involved my first overnight passage of the trip so far.
|Looking back into Wick Harbour.|
|Old Lighthouse of the day.|
|Out through the harbour walls.|
|Sunset and there was still a long way to go.|
|Lighthouse of the next day.|
|The Iron-Bru well and processing plant.|
|Heading into Peterhead Harbour.|
After a long day and night at sea I needed some sleep.....