Isle of Harris, 12th-19th October 2013

A family holiday

Stornoway Ferry
Mum on the ferry from Ullapool to Stornoway (Coigach, Inverpolly and Assynt behind)

Traigh Rosamol
Evening on Traigh Rosamol (North Harris hills behind)

Spider at Traigh Rosamol
The Beast of Rosamol

Traigh Rosamol
Traigh Rosamol
Enjoying the fading light on Traigh Rosamol

Tiorga Mor
Atop Tiorga Mor, looking West to Scarp and the Atlantic

Atop Ulabhal, looking North to South Lewis

Tiorga Mor from Oireabhal
Heading down Oireabhal, looking back to Tiorga Mor

Kyle of Scarp
Walking by the Kyle of Scarp

Kyle of Scarp
Paddling in the Kyle of Scarp!

Otter Footprints
Otter(?) footprints

Mermaid's Purse
Mermaid's Purse (the egg case of a dogfish)

Seilebost Primary School
The idyllically situated Seilebost Primary School. Sadly, it closed finally this summer

Seilebost Primary School
The Seilebost Traverse!

North Harris Hills
The North Harris hills (Tiorga Mor, Oireabhal and Ulabhal, Uisgneabhal Mor and Teileasval, Mulla bho Dheas and An Cliseam), from the top of the D-Buttress scramble on Giolabhal Glas

Giolabhal Glas
Suggestive landscape on Giolabhal Glas

Scalpay from Giolabhal Glas
Scalpay and Skye from Giolabhal Glas

North Harris hills from Giolabhal Glas
North Harris hills (Oireabhal and Ulabhal, Uisgneabhal Mor and Teileasval, Mulla bho Dheas and An Cliseam) from Giolabhal Glas

Uisgneabhal Mor
Looking South to Luskentyre, Taransay and Scarasta from the South ridge of Uisgneabhal Mor


Clisham from Uisgneabhal Mor
At the summit of Uisgneabhal Mor, looking East to Mulla bho Dheas and An Cliseam

North to Lewis from Teileasval

Exploring rock pools at Luskentyre


Searching for welly-exceeding puddles at Luskentyre

Sand and channels at Luskentyre

Scalpay Play Area
Scheduled playtime on Scalpay

Seals by Aird Mhighe, East Harris

Rodel Hotel
Perhaps not the best of their rooms?

Traigh na h-Uidhe
On Traigh na h-Uidhe

Inverpolly from Ullapool Ferry
Inverpolly and Coigach from the Stornoway to Ullapool ferry, on the way home

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