Spring Round Hough

Let’s go for a walk. Where shall we go today? Let’s walk round Ben Hough. The weather forecast is for good weather. Parking the car, there were clear views north towards Eigg and Rum. From Hough beach the view was towards the Outer Hebrides. Beinn Mhor on South Uist was impressive. Mousover for captions – double click […]

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Out West

This evening the opportunity was there to head out west. The idea was to capture the setting sun. Sandaig here we come. The sun was casting a glow all around. Ben Hynish, Kenavara, The Maze, Skerryvore and More Double click in galleries for larger pictures Then what we came for – the sunset A Sandaig Special.

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Hark the Herald

It’s one of these times of the year when the normal daily markers are absent and you are left wondering what day of the week it is. Christmas Day and Boxing Day have come and gone and the Boxing Day Bank holiday is yet to be. Yes! This is Sunday, but then Christmas Day had […]

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– Summer in October –

Daylight hours may be shorter, with sunrise at 8:03 and sunset at 18:21, but there is still warmth in the air. The common comment is that we had no Summer to speak of, but we have had a great Autumn.  Little wonder today’s sailing to Oban had the air of a cruise with many passengers […]

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Ho! Ho! Ho!

We decided to make the most of these calm, crisp, bright days, even if daylight hours are greatly restricted. So it was that we set out for Beinn Mhurstat, part of the the modest ridge that includes Beinn Hough and Cnoc an Fhithich. On route to the start of our walk we were compelled to stop […]

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