Photos, Isle of Rum (and around), April 2011

Harris, Rum

(29 April 2011)


Skye Cuillin



Askival above Loch an Dornabac



Hallival and Trollaval; Rum ponies in the foreground



Coastal rocks at Harris



Rum Cuillin from Harris



Rum Cuillin above Harris bay and the bizarre Bullough mausoleum



Rum Cuillin from the shoreline at Harris



A Rum goat



Red-throated diver, loch near Harris



Red-throated diver, loch near Harris



Red-throated divers, loch near Harris


Around Loch Scresort and boat trip

(28 April 2011)


Oystercatcher by Loch Scresort



Flying Oystercatcher



Eider on Loch Scresort



Askival and Hallival from the boat



Skye from the boat



Puffins



Heron by Loch Scresort



Flying heron



Loch Scresort in the evening


Orval and Bloodstone Hill

(27 April 2011)


Kinloch Castle



Kinloch River



Canna over Bloodstone Hill



Skye over Fionchra from Orval



Srn an t-Saighdeir from Orval



Skye over the cliffs of Orval



The Rum Cuillin: from left to right Hallival, Askival, Trollaval, Ainshval, Sgurr nan Goibhrean, Ruinsival



Fionchra and the cliffs of Orval



Skye and Guirdil Bay



Looking down the cliffs of Bloodstone Hill



Skye from Bloodstone Hill



Canna and Sanday from Bloodstone Hill



Cliffs of Orval


Rum Cuillin

(26 April 2011)


Hallival and Askival



Trollaval and Ainshval from NW ridge of Hallival



Askival and Ainshval from Hallival



Looking back to Hallival from N ridge of Askival



Summit of Askival, looking down to Beinn nan Stac with Eigg and Muck in the background



Ainshval and Trollaval from the summit of Askival



Next objective: Trollaval



Ainshval looking formidable



Ruinsival and Harris bay from Trollaval



Hallival and Askival from Trollaval



Over Beinn nan Stac to Eigg from Trollaval



Askival and Beinn nan Stac from Bealach an Fhuarain



Hallival and Askival from Ainshval



Eigg and Dibidil bay from Ainshval



Back to Ainshval, Hallival and Askival from Sgurr nan Goibhrean; Skye Cuillin in the background



Ruinsival, Loch Fiachanais and Harris bay from Sgurr nan Goibhrean



Ainshval and Askival from Sgurr nan Gillean; Skye Cuillin in the background



Askival from the descent to Dibidil



Eigg and Dibidil



Dibidil glen; Askival on the right, Ainshval on the left



Looking up Dibidil glen to Trollaval



Eigg from the path from Dibidil to Kinloch


Barkeval, Rum

(25 April 2011)


Turret, Kinloch Castle, Rum



Stream in Coire Dubh



Hallival and Askival



Loch Bealach Mhic Nill from Barkeval



Hallival and Askival from Barkeval



Askival and Trollaval (with Ainshval behind) from Barkeval


Ferry to Rum

(25 April 2011)


An Sgurr, Eigg, from the ferry to Rum



Northern cliffs of Eigg, from the ferry to Rum



Rum Cuillin from the ferry



Askival and Hallival, Rum, from the ferry


Mallaig

(23-24 April 2011)


Sunset from Mallaig over Skye, Rum and Eigg



Loch Eireagoraidh, near Mallaig



Loch Eireagoraidh from Sgurr Eireagoraidh



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