Category: Tour Tales

Wednesday 31st August

Lovely day out with my New York guests. The weather was a mix of heavy showers and sunshine. we had a beautiful rainbow arching over the sea. Highlights of the day,White tailed eagle flying over the islands and dipping in the sea for a fish. Common seals, red throated divers, wheatear, ravens and curlew. The […]

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Sunday 28th August

Following a couple of days off we set off on our tour today in scorching weather with a calm sea. Our first stop was excellent with an otter, common seals, red breasted merganser and curlew. On to our next stop,white tailed sea eagles in a tree at a distance and an otter swimming across the […]

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Wednesday 24th August

What a beautiful day, on my drive to pick my guests up the cobwebs were glistening in the sun. even between the electric wires like silver dream catchers. First stop was very fruitful. common seals, lots. eider ducks, common gulls and two adult white tailed eagle. the terns and gulls suddenly got up in a […]

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Tuesday 23rd August

What a lovely day today, the forecast gave rain and it stayed dry all day. Well nearly all day. We enjoyed seeing lots of common seals, common gulls, greater black backed gulls and curlew at our first couple of stops. One of my regular white tailed eagle stops, no eagle but lots of stone chats. […]

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Monday 22nd August

Starting our tour with a few common seals and an otter.the otter was swimming very quickly towards the shore.we lost as it got close to the edge of the sea. A very big tide today, The seals were hanging on to any rocks that were still dry. Our next stop and two of my guests […]

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Friday 19th August

Half day family tour today. Again the weather wasn`t great. we did see lots though Red and fallow deer,Golden eagle sitting on the hillside and  white tailed eagle also on a distant hill. Gannets, common seals, red breasted merganser and wheatear. our exploration of the rock pools found us watching the very strange sight of […]

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Thursday 18th August

With the weather changing and low cloud we set of on our tour. The heat of the previous day had driven a lot of the wildlife under cover. This helped us in our quest and first few stops gave us common gull, curlew, oyster catcher, red breasted merganser. The scenery was gorgeous with the cloud […]

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Wednesday 17th August

A lovely start to our day. the weather was very warm, A private tour for a large family. The sun highlighted the mountains and the sea was a gorgeous shade of blue and green. The wildlife highlight has to be the female hen harrier flying close to us.the patterns on her underside are beautiful. Hooded […]

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Tuesday 16th August

Sun, Sun, Sun, Lovely summers day today. our tour was a little shorter than usual and a private tour. We had a really good day, the Mull scenery was stunning with clear views over the sea and mountains. Our walk was lovely with views to the mountains. we could her goldcrests in the trees but […]

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Monday 15th August

Friends joined me on the tour today, and a very good day it was. Highlights included We saw a white tailed eagle in a tree and it flew almost immediately!  away from us. lots to see though with eider ducks, common seals,common gulls, terns and gannets. We stopped on Salen bay to scan and a […]

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