Category: Tour Tales

Mull bird club count

Well,we woke up to find the weather was awful. We have been lucky over the last few years but the bird count today was going to be a challenge.  Our count started in our garden with the usual team of bird club members. Lots to see with chaffinch , green finch, coal tit, blue and great […]

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The new year

A great start to our year, Very quiet for visitors now but still doing a few tours. A great one last week. poor weather in the morning, the otters didnt mind though. Hen harriers and red deer, stone chat, golden and White tailed eagles. The moody skies were lovely.  Golden eagles in the sun. Even […]

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September highlights

And there were many, September has been a a mixed month for weather. Storms, rainbows, sunshine and stars. Brilliant wildlife lots to see. Otters, eagles, hen harrier, red deer and lots of flocks of small birds such as twite, siskin, redpol, linnets are moving around. Lots of stonechat sitting up on bracken fronds. We have […]

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August tours,

There have been some very special moments in the last couple of weeks. The tours have been covering some different places. Private tour tpLoch Buie, my usual routs around central mull and bot and bus to Croggan. Also a couple of North Mull runs. A very wet day at the beginning of the week so […]

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Salen Show Thursday 9th August

We took the day off to head to Salen show. Mike and I decided the walk from home would do us good. It was lovely. The bay was in full sunshine and gorgeous. Apart from the very heavy shower the day was fine and very enjoyable. Lots to see and do. with horses on the […]

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A very good week

Lots to see this week. The weather is very mixed at the moment which is great for seeing otters and eagles. A mix of tours with a North and middle areas covered. We have had some really lovely sights of otters including a mum and two cubs. .     The White tailed eagles are still […]

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A big gap and catch up

I cannot believe how fast the time has gone. June and so far July has been exceptionally busy. This is not a complaint I am delighted that people have been booking with me , some have been before and seem to enjoy coming back! I have been very lax in doing my daily blog. My […]

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Tuesday 26th

Another great wildlife day but very very hot. Golden eagles over the hills and a male hen harrier working the grassland. A day for male hen harrier with a distant one over the ills and a close one down near the old bridge. A white tailed eagle sitting in the tree and three different otters. […]

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Monday 25th June

A very close red deer today as it jumped in front of the minibus. Luckily I managed to stop in time. and a brilliant view of the stag. A lovely male hen harrier and  golden eagles over hills. and close views of the Golden eagles near the eerie. Landing on the hill so we could […]

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Sunday 24th June

A North run today. A lovely day, cool morning warming in the afternoon. Aros bay looked lovely in the sun. Red breasted merganser, Eider ducks and young, mute swans and curlew. Lots of common seals lying around on the rocks. An otter feeding off shore and white tailed eagle on the islands. it flew and […]

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