Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Kirkbean,Dumfries & Galloway–28th February 2016

 

We parked in Kirkbean by the village hall to walk Kirkbean Glen.

9-Kirkbean-Church

Kirkbean Church

10-Kirkbean-Church

 

11-Kirkbean-Church

 

12-Kirkbean-Church

 

13-Kirkbean-Church

 

14-Criffel-Panorama-1

Criffel from the glen

15-Criffel-Panorama-2

 

16-Criffel

Criffel

17-Kirkbean-Glen

The glen was impassable in places due to storms and felling, what a mess!

18-Kirkbean-Glen

 

19-Kirkbean-Glen

 

20-Kirkbean-Glen

 

21-Kirkbean-Glen

 

22-Kirkbean-Glen

 

23-Kirkbean-Glen

Map picture

Sandyhills–27th February 2016

 

 

1-Sandyhills

Sandyhills Bay

2-shells

Shells

3-Sandyhills

 

4-lichen

Lichen

8-Nets

Salmon nets

Map picture

Southerness, Dumfries 7 Galloway–14th February 2016

 

 

Beautiful cold winters day so a walk on the beach at Southerness

19-Southerness-lighthouse

Southerness Lighthouse…

20-Southerness-lighthouse

…the second oldest in Scotland

21-Southerness-lighthouse

 

22-Southerness-lighthouse

 

23-Southerness-lighthouse

 

24-Southerness

 

25-Southerness

 

26-Southerness

 

27-Southerness

 

28-Southerness

 

29-Southerness-lighthouse-and-Criffel

 

30-honeycomb-worms

Honeycomb worm reef

31-honeycomb-worms

 

32-honeycomb-worms

 

33-Southerness-golf-course

Southerness Golf Course

34-criffel

Towards Criffel

35-Southerness-golf-course

 

36-Southerness-golf-course

 

37-Southerness-golf-course

 

38-Southerness-golf-course

 

39-Robin-Rigg

 

40-Southerness-Panorama

Panorama, click to view larger

41-barnacle-geese

Barnacle Geese

42-starling

 

Starling

Map picture

Red Squirrel–14th Feb 2016

 

4-red-squirrel

Peering in the kitchen window

5-red-squirrel

Any food?

6-red-squirrel

On the decking

7-red-squirrel

 

8-red-squirrel

 

9-red-squirrel

 

10-red-squirrel

 

11-red-squirrel

 

12-red-squirrel

 

13-red-squirrel

 

14-snowdrops

Snowdrops

15-trees

Blue sky

16-trees

1-Frogspawn isle wood

Frogspawn, Isle Woods

2-ice

Ice

Map picture