Category: Adventures

Wednesday 15th June

The day was a different one to yesterday, with rain coming in we decided to take our walk in the afternoon and look for the golden eagles before the weather closed in. My guests for the day requested otters eagles and red deer. The golden eagles were hiding and the white tailed eagles sat in […]

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Tuesday 14th June

With the weather turning out much better than the forecast our day was very warm and sunny. the sea lochs were like mirrors reflecting the lovely summer colours. Our day was a good one with lots to see. A sleeping otter on an island off shore finally woke up so we could get a good […]

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14th June.

LOCH SIDE LUNCH BREAK I HAD BEEN WORKING HARD ALL MORNING AND DECIDED TO HAVE MY LUNCH AT LOCH NA KEAL. PULLING IN AT ONE OF MY FAVOURITE SPOTS I SCANNED THE SKERRIES OUT IN THE LOCH, NOTHING SHOWING. I SCANNED THE SHORE LINE EITHER SIDE OF ME STILL NOTHING APART FROM THE EVER PRESENT […]

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Monday 13th June

Our tour today started with Siskins on our feeders at home. with cooler weather lots more birds were out today. Lovely to see the oyster catchers busying themselves on the shoreline. Common sandpiper everywhere, standing on rocks showing off. Our day continued with golden eagles an the nest together tending their chick. with A white […]

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Sunday 12 June

Well what a day, private tour today with a lovely group of super spotters. We started well with lots to see in Aros bay including a white tailed eagle flying  over the trees and common seals lounging around on the rocks. Next stop had a golden eagle sat on a rock looking majestic overseeing its […]

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Friday 10th June

Bit of mist didn’t stop play. Our first stop of the day gave us ringed plover, arctic terns very close, common seals calling a haunting sound in the mist, common gull and eider ducks. not a bad start to our day. Moving on for our cuppa and  biscuit in hand while looking at a golden […]

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Thursday 9th June

Today and we started with a very short walk into loch Ba. there is a lovely feeling of peace as we walk down the track. the trees were alive with birds calling. lots of chaffinch and somewhere a goldcrest called. giving up looking for it as necks were hurting we carried on to look in […]

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Wednesday 8th June

Misty day today, gorgeous with the sun coming through and the mist rising and falling. Our day started with low expectations as visibility was poor. An otter was swimming off the shore in the mist. hard to see but the mist kept rising giving us glimpses of it fishing. The mist lifted and our day […]

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Tuesday June 7th

Yesterday was a day at home catching up on making biscuits and cakes for the tours. The heat was intense and I was baking in my kitchen both cakes and heat. Still. a good days work and a freezer filled while watching the siskins and red poll on the feeders outside the kitchen widow. Todays […]

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Sunday June 5th

With the exceptional weather over the last few weeks all the wildflowers are coming up everywhere. The sea is warming and the first swim of 2016 was very enjoyable. Mike and I took the tour today and what a great day we had. The day began with a couple of stops on the sound of […]

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