Highlands https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/ Highlands Athnamulloch Athnamulloch bothy, Gleann Afraig (glen of the dappled woodlands). The bothy is one of a number of buildings which once formed a farm at the head of the River Affric. It is located along an important former drove road linking the west coast to the sheep markets of the east. Athnamulloch was also used as a staging post, where grass, water and rest was available for the drove herds. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85919347 85919347 Loch Alainn The Cal Mac ferry Loch Alainn in the loch of her name. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136803939 136803939 Erriboll dawn Dawn, Loch Eriboll, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136806534 136806534 From Fyne to Glen Kinglass Looking across Loch Fyne to the snow capped Arrochar Alps. The Highland Fault runs through the Isle of Bute and this one is lies above it. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136949400 136949400 Left by ice Loch Bhraoin, the loch of rain showers, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137039960 137039960 Keiss The harbour wall, Keiss, Caithness. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136949803 136949803 Heavy sky at Clate point Glecknabae, Isle of Bute. Looking south to Inchmarnock in the Kyles of Bute. The Highland Fault runs through Bute and this one is above it. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=53325033 53325033 Balance It's all about balance. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=56671991 56671991 River Gairn The RIver Gairn. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=182914611 182914611 Sluggan Sluggan & Sluggan Bridge, Highland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=42306590 42306590 We could be heroes But they never thought like that. Spean Bridge, Lochaber. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101967116 101967116 Silver Loch Eriboll, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136806535 136806535 Eilean Longa Sunset on Gairloch, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158074229 158074229 Ruby II The fishing boat Ruby II on her trolley, Caithness. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136990521 136990521 Buntait Buntait Farm, Glen Urquhart. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=66268586 66268586 Moonlight on Garten Moonlight falls on Loch Garten. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=182914612 182914612 Sunshine on a rainy day A typical Caithness road. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136994860 136994860 Pink Loch Eriboll, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136806897 136806897 Upper Loch Torridon Upper Loch Torridon, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136800679 136800679 Os cionn Loch Leobhann Above Loch Leobhann, , Lochaber. The hills are (left, middle and right) Garbh Bheinn, Meall an Doire Dharaich and Gruagaichean. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=55227115 55227115 Fasnakyle Fasnakyle, Strath Glass. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=66268587 66268587 Watergaw on Morlich A watergaw over Loch Morlich. Evening sunloght and rain combine. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=182914613 182914613 Gairloch sunset Sunset and showers over Gairloch, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158075309 158075309 Cannich Cannich, Strath Glass. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136950955 136950955 Audrey Keiss, Caithness. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136996726 136996726 Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag, Golden sands at Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136948691 136948691 Nibheis moch An autumn dawn over the Ben, viewed from the north. The hills are (left to right) Aonach M�r, C�rn M�r Dearg and, Beinn Nibheis. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=55282596 55282596 Broken home An abandoned home, Sutherland, Highland. Perhaps post-dating the clearances, it nonetheless symbolises the depopulation of the Highlands. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=58348793 58348793 A light dusting Cairn Gorm with its first winter coat. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196698077 196698077 Àm druideadh a' gheata. Time to get out of the weather and shut the door. Buntait, Glenurquhart, Highland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148261494 148261494 Loch Buine Moire Loch Buine Moire with (l - r) Cul Mor (big back), Cul Beag (little back) and Stac Pollaidh (the stack at the pool). Assynt, Wester Ross. A landscape formed by glaciers. Part of the Unesco North West Highland Geopark. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158074593 158074593 Broken home Sutherland, Highland. See also the monochrome version in the black & white gallery. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=58262290 58262290 Ruby II Keiss Harbour, Caithness, Highland https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=58348794 58348794 Mallachie sunset A winter sunset, Loch Mallachie. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196698078 196698078 Towards Stac Pollaidh Part of the North West Highland Geopark, a Unesco designated site. Highland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=75770096 75770096 Fèath nan eun mar sgàthan As calm as a mirror. Loch Beinn a Mheadhion, Gleann Afraig. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148261935 148261935 Bannock Burn Kinbrace, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136992159 136992159 Sunrise over Loch Bhraoin Loch Bhraoin, the loch of rain showers, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137039962 137039962 Sunset pines Glenmore forest. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196698079 196698079 Cuir air laidhe thuige Allt Bun Ilidh (River Helmsdale), Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137834180 137834180 Sunrise and glacial deposits Loch Bhraoin, the loch of rain showers, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137039961 137039961 Geodh' Geal The Pentland Firth viewed from Portskerra, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158074202 158074202 Loch L�obhann With Eilan nam Ban in the foreground and Sgorr na C�che in the background. The name of Sgorr na C�che (pronounced skor nah key-che) was made a bit more ?modest? during Victorian times to ?Pap of Glencoe?. The translation of the Gaelic name means ?peak of the breast? and this was thought far too crude. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=55228039 55228039 Inverpolly Glacial landscape, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177077972 177077972 Buntait Buntait Farm, Glenurquhart, Highland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=134370676 134370676 Rubha an Doire Chuilinn Ardvreck Castle, Assynt, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137838585 137838585 Culnacraig Looking towards Ulapool, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178066264 178066264 Boulders Culnacraig, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181443172 181443172 Loch a' Chàirn Bhàin agus Quinag Near Unapool, Loch a' Chàirn Bhàin (the loch of the white cairn) is dominated by the hills known collectively as Quinag (pronounced coon-yach), Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158074683 158074683 Caol Reatha, Glinn Eilg Sunset, Kylerhea and Glenelg. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194918029 194918029 Loch Thoirbheartan Loch Torridon, Wester Ross. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181707726 181707726 Keills Keills, Argyll. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=134372148 134372148 The common salmon bothy Clachtoll, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158076450 158076450 Allt Luis-ard River Laxford, Sutherland, Highland. Derived from Norse , lax and fjiord or salmon fjord. The Gaelic name means, more or less, herb heights. Anyone interested in geology should pay this place a visit. It is in the Unesco North West Highland Geopark. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=139206296 139206296 Shrouded sisters The Five Sisters of Kintail, clad in cloud. Loch Duich reflects the mood. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196698338 196698338 Sound of Handa Handa Island, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137835275 137835275 Glenelg Memorial One of the nicest war memorials in the country. So many answered the call. A disproportionate number failed to return. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196698340 196698340 Rain Loch Eriboll, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141794328 141794328 A' Chomraich A' Chomraich, Strathcarron, Highland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137834566 137834566 The beach Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145455477 145455477 Dornoch Dornoch beach, Higland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=141794493 141794493 Erratic at Sheigra A glacial deposit, Sheigra, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=162655201 162655201 Sheigra cliffs The sea crashes at the base of the cliffs, Sheigra, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=162655202 162655202 River Helmsdale The River Helmsdale, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=180029950 180029950 Baligill 1895 A derelict building, Baligill, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198866068 198866068 Baligill 1895(2) A derelict building, Baligill, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198866067 198866067 Baligill interior Left abandoned, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198866069 198866069 Traigh Strathaigh Strathy beach, Sutherland. https://ranald.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=198866070 198866070