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Rubha hunish 15/07

We were down at Rubha Hunish yesterday - in glorious hot sunshine - where has it gone now? There was briefy a minke whale and one dolphin off the end of the point when we arrived, but they soon disappeared. There's only one pair of shags still with chicks in the nest too - see photo - all others hav...
by helenw
Mon Jul 16, 2007 4:03 pm
 
Forum: Wildlife sightings
Topic: rubha hunish 03/07
Replies: 1
Views: 3230

Skye Half Marathon results

The results of this year's race can be found here The weather was really hot but everyone seemed to do really well with no casaulties - many thanks to the Skye Brownies and Guides for the well manned water stations and for everyone who provided the fantastic buns and sandwiches at the end (it made i...
by helenw
Sun Jun 17, 2007 10:51 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Skye Half Marathon 2007
Replies: 2
Views: 3980

Skye coast walk

Hi Liming, There isn't an official (or otherwise) coast path around Skye. There are plenty of sections of coast that give a great walk, most of which are on this site, but there are no signposts etc. and to walk continuously round the coast you'd need to be backpacking as some sections are very remo...
by helenw
Wed May 16, 2007 9:03 am
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Walking around coast of Skye
Replies: 1
Views: 3787

Skye Half Marathon

Hi Joan Skye Half Marathon Sat 9 June - it does run through the flatest, and some might say dullest, part of the island, but its still quite hilly if you are used to totally flat running. The route starts from the Community Centre in Portree and after a short distance climbs a short but steep hill o...
by helenw
Sat May 12, 2007 5:30 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Skye Half Marathon 2007
Replies: 2
Views: 3980

Have we had our summer?

After 10 days of continuous sunshine - walking in shorts and T shirts even on the Munros - its turned to gales and rain with occasional bursts of sunshine. However still looks like its better here than most of England and Eastern Scotland, and great for those atmospheric photos! I'm waiting for inve...
by helenw
Mon May 07, 2007 6:52 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Current weather conditions - Skye
Replies: 7
Views: 7287

Kayak symposium

Hi

The Kayak symposium is now all booked up, but there may be fringe events and other events taking place afterwards, especially if the weather is good and people want to enjoy kayaking on other parts of Skye etc.
by helenw
Mon May 07, 2007 6:47 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Kayak Symposium
Replies: 1
Views: 3612

Current weather conditions - Skye

First snowfall of the season on the Trotternish ridge today :D - lovely sunny clear weather but storms are forecast for later in the week. :cry:
by helenw
Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:00 pm
 
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Current weather conditions - Skye
Replies: 7
Views: 7287
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