Category: Adventures

December

December brings quiet to Mull, Less daylight hours and less tourists. There are less amenities open and its a chance for Islanders to take a well earned break. The weather also plays a part in this as we can get a mix of cold frosty days and rain, gales and occasionaly snow.    The wildlife […]

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November

November is a really good month for wildlife and weather, Mull is very quiet now as the visitors are few in numbers. We are out all day and only see a few cars. It gives us chance to relx and enjoy some walks and just sitting watching the wildlife. November weather has been mainly dry […]

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October

One of my favorite months. still lots of tourists about and the Rally is back this year.  There is pleanty of wildlife around. The thrushes have arrived and stripping the berries especially the Rowan. Just as well we have loads. Red wing, Fieldfare , Mistle and song thrush in big flocks. More Blackbirds and Robins […]

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September, A wee holiday

September is one of our Favorite months. The returning Migrant birds such as Great Northern divers and Slavonian Grebe will be returning soon. We started out month with a short break. We planned to camp in the new minibus and head to Lewis. Interesting trying to get off Mull as the weather hit us with […]

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August, A warm and sunny start

The days are shortening slightly but its lovely to see the stars again, and sunsets. The tours are still busy and there is still lots to see. A little quieter for the smaller birds as they go into their mault and take a well earned rest from feeding chicks.  We are noticing the common sandpiper […]

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August.

A very busy month for tours with some great sightings of Mulls wildlife here are a few photo’s . We had our children and grandchildren with us when we came across these dolphin swimming close in to the shore, something they will never forget. This young otter fishing gave us great views for over twenty […]

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July, a good month

With changing weather, the days have been interesting. Even on a wet day there is still lots to see.  A very wet start to the month but stunning waterfalls. We took a North run and Ease Force was fantastic, pounding water running into the sea.  As the rain cleared we had gorgeous views over the […]

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30th July

Busy with private tours last week and this, one was a sight seeing tour and the other  was our normal tour with a walk included. We had golden and white tailed eagles sitting and flying overhead and even a golden eagle chick exercising its wings on the edge of the nest. Otters, red deer, wild […]

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21st July.

21st July . A few photo’s from  our latest trips around this lovely island of Mull. We found this heron sheltering from the strong winds on Loch na Keal,  and also waiting for the tide to come in by the looks of it. With the help of Mull Charters I took these photo’s  from the […]

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The end of June, Already !

Still lots going on here with the wildlife, Baby birds galore with lots of siskins on our feeders. This is the time of year when we look at the birds and have to work out which baby they are. At least wheatear have a lovely white rump that gives them away. Mike saw a juvenile […]

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