Photos, May 2013 to January 2014

Mellbreak and Crummock Water

(18 January 2014)

Across Crummock Water to Rannerdale Knotts

Across Crummock Water towards Grasmoor

Waves on Crummock Water

Mellbreak from Kirkstile

Blake Fell and Loweswater from Mellbreak

Crummock Water and Buttermere

Mellbreak and Crummock Water from Buttermere Dubs

Meall Glas from Glen Lochay, Perthshire

(2 January 2014)

Upper Glen Lochay at Badour (watch out for the dodgy footbridge)

Misty view of the Crianlarich mountains from Meall Glas

Beinn nan Imirean

Top of Meall Glas just about visible

Beinn nan Imirean and Lochan Chailean at the head of Glen Lochay

Meall Ghaordaidh above Glen Lochay

Meall Ghaordaidh from Glen Lochay, Perthshire

(30 December 2013)

View up Glen Lochay, Meall Glas on the left, Creag Mhr on the right

View across Glen Lochay, Ben Vorlich on the left, Creag Mac Rnaich and Meall an t-Seallaidh right of centre

Unusually tame mountain hare

Cam Chreag on Meall Ghaordaidh

Across Glen Lochay to Sgiath Chil

Meall nan Tarmachan

(29 December 2013)

Beinn Ghlas

Meall Corranaich and Beinn Ghlas

Loch Tay

Creag na Caillich

Beinn Ghlas from south-east ridge of Meall nan Tarmachan

Snowy cliffs

The Ben Lawers group

Ice formations

The mist clears briefly on Meall Garbh (the one on Meall nan Tarmachan)

Back to the top of Meall nan Tarmachan

Meall Garbh

View over Coire Fionn Lirige

The south ridge of Meall Garbh

Nine Standards Rigg, Westmorland

(10 August 2013)

Four of the Nine Standards, with the North Pennines behind

One of the Nine Standards, with the Lake District behind

Six of the Nine Standards

Wild Boar Fell and the Howgill Fells from Nine Standards Rigg

Howgill Fells from Jack Standards

Dukerdale Pots

Mallerstang and Wild Boar Fell from Long Crag

Eastern Mamores: the Binneins and Na Gruagaichean

(2 August 2013)

Loch Leven, framed by the Pap of Glencoe and Mm na Gualainn

Over Loch Eilde Mr to Buachaille Etive Mr and Creise

Binnein Beag from the loch in Coire an Lochain

Binnein Mr and the central Mamores from Binnein Beag

Loch Ossian, Sgr Gaibhre and Carn Dearg from Binnein Beag

The Grey Corries from Binnein Beag

Ben Nevis, Carn Mr Dearg and Aonach Beag from Binnein Beag

Binnein Mr above the lochan in the col between it and Binnein Beag

Binnein Beag and three lochans

Binnein Beag and the Grey Corries from Binnein Mr

Looking west from Binnein Mr to the central and western Mamores; Ardgour in the distance and Beinn a' Bheithir on the left

Looking east from Binnein Mr over Sgurr Eilde Mr, with the Loch Ossian hills, Schiehallion and Ben Lawers in the distance

Looking south from Binnein Mr to Na Gruagaichean and the Glencoe hills

Ben Nevis, Carn Mr Dearg, Aonach Beag

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Binnein Mr from Na Gruagaichean/p>

Over Loch Leven to Beinn a' Bheithir from Na Gruagaichean/p>

The central Mamores, with Ardgour in the distance, from Na Gruagaichean/p>

Ben Nevis via Carn Mr Dearg

(31 July 2013)

Cloud on the top of Ben Nevis

The Carn Mr Dearg arte, with Sgurr a' Mhim behind

The Mamores (main summits from left to right: Binnein Mr, Na Gruagaichean, An Gearanach, Stob Coire a' Chairn, Am Bodach, Sgurr a' Mhim) from the Carn Mr Dearg arte

Back along the Carn Mr Dearg arte to Carn Mr Dearg itself

Three photos (scanned slides) of the same walk on a clearer day in June 2001:

The north face of Ben Nevis

The summit above the Carn Mr Dearg arte

Isle of Mull from the (still snowy, in June) summit plateau. (No, I wasn't standing on a cornice.)

Buachaille Etive Beag

(30 July 2013)

Bidean nam Bian

Aonach Eagach from Stob Coire Raineach

Bidean nam Bian from Stob Dubh

Loch Etive from Stob Dubh

Buachaille Etive Mr from Stob Dubh

The ridge of Buachaille Etive Beag

Meall a' Bhuachaille

(3 July 2013)

Lochan Uaine, Ryvoan Pass

Bynack More and Cairn Gorm above Lochan Uaine

Ben Avon from Meall a' Bhuachaille

Braeriach, Sgr Gaoith and Loch Morlich

Young Mountain Hare

Meall a' Bhuachaille from Loch Morlich

Loch Garten and Loch an Eilein, Speyside

(2 July 2013)

Sandpiper, Loch Garten

Castle on island, Loch an Eilein

Goldeneye, Loch an Eilein

Loch Gamhna

Cairn Gorm, Loch Avon, Beinn Mheadhoin and Ben Macdui

(1 July 2013)

Coire an tSneachda and Cairn Lochan

Looking up Loch Avon to the Shelter Stone crag

Across Loch Avon to Beinn Mheadhoin

Head of Loch Avon

Cairn Gorm above Loch Avon

Ben Macdui from Beinn Mheadhoin

Loch Avon and Cairn Gorm from the ridge of Beinn Mheadhoin

Loch Etchachan

Cairn Gorm, Loch Etchachan and Beinn Mheadhoin

Snow on Ben Macdui

Snow Bunting near summit of Ben Macdui

Across the Lairig Ghru to Cairn Toul, Sgr an Lochain Uaine and Braeriach

Snow Bunting near Lochan Buidhe

Cairn Toul and Sgr an Lochain Uaine, with Lochan Uaine below

Coire an Lochain

Rutland Water

(15 June 2013)


Great Crested Grebes swimming together

Great Crested Grebe showing off weed

Great Crested Grebe couple

The Roaches and Gun, Staffordshire

(8 June 2013)

The Roaches

Looking over cotton grass on the Roaches ridge to Shutlingsloe

The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Gun

Zoom of Hen Cloud from the previous image

Shutlingsloe and Shining Tor from Gun

The Nantlle Ridge, Snowdonia

(6 May 2013)

Cliffs of Craig Cwm Silyn

Llynnau Silyn

Llynnau Silyn; Yr Eifl top left

Moel Hebog, Cwm Pennant, Cadair Idris from Craig Cwm Silyn

Snowdon and Yr Aran from Craig Cwm Silyn

Obelisk on Mynydd Tal-y-mignedd. Mynydd Mawr and Moel Eilio in the background.

Mynydd Mawr, Moel Eilio, Elidir Fawr, Carnedd Dafydd and Y Garn from Mynydd Tal-y-mignedd

Looking over Mynydd Drws y Coed to Snowdon from Trum y Ddysgl

View over Beddgelert from Trum y Ddysgl to Cnicht and the Moelwyns, with Arenig Fawr and Aran Fawddwy in the distance

Cliffs of Mynydd Drws y Coed

Mynydd Mawr and Moel Eilio from Mynydd Drws y Coed

View over Rhyd Ddu from Mynydd Drws y Coed to Snowdon, Y Lliwedd and Yr Aran

View over Rhyd Ddu from Mynydd Drws y Coed to Elidir Fawr, Carnedd Dafydd, Y Garn and Snowdon

Moel Hebog from Mynydd Drws y Coed

Back along the ridge to Mynydd Drws y Coed, with Moel Hebog on the left

Back along the ridge to Mynydd Drws y Coed, Trum y Ddysgl and Craig Cwm Silyn

Over Llyn Dywarchen and Llyn Cwellyn to Elidir Fawr, Moel Cynghorion, Carnedd Dafydd, Y Garn, Glyder Fawr and the shoulder of Snowdon

Moel Cynghorion and Moel Eilio, Snowdonia

(4 May 2013)

Looking over Llyn Cwellyn to Moel Hebog and the Nantlle Ridge

Tryfan and Glyder Fawr

Moel Eilio

Looking over Moel Cynghorion to Snowdon

Mynydd Mawr and the Llŷn peninsula from Moel Eilio

Tryfan, Glyder Fawr and Snowdon from Moel Eilio

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