Spencer Bowman 9:01am, 13 August 2008
what are the greatest sights in Scotland ?.. lets take a grand tour !

paste a medium size shot in this topic. and state the location.

** THE RULE ** ... you can only post a shot, WITHIN 40 miles drive(or ferry) of the previous shot.

..try not to backtrack.. fuel is expensive these days ! : ) ..get your maps out !

I'll start,..

Ben Arthur, 'The Cobbler', Arrocher, Argyle.
The Cobbler
Rainmaker Photography PRO 10 years ago
Loch Tulla

Loch Tulla - a shade over 30 miles from Arrochar by road (according to Mapquest)
KF 红相机 10 years ago
Boulders View

Loch Lomond from Ben Lomond
the44mantis Posted 10 years ago. Edited by the44mantis (member) 10 years ago
Well I was going to post Glen Etive, but obviously first you have to stop at Kingshouse:

Kingshouse

Edit: aaaaagh! Gary beat me to it. Maybe that one should go before the Pig's one though:-)
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
..where is Loch Tulla ?,
mantis .. 40 miles from loch lomond ?.. as the crow flies ?..do you know a shortcut ? hehe. ..go with it..
beautiful shot Krasnyi.
Rainmaker Photography PRO 10 years ago
Loch Tulla is the loch at Bridge of Orchy on the A82.
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Heading north to Ballahulish.
Geology Ballahulish
KF 红相机 10 years ago
man that's a nice shot! despite the driech weather :)
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
sorry, didn't anticipate going again so quickly, but, i have to get this in.
and it gets us off the beaten path..

up the A82, across the corran ferry,.. to...

Castle Tioram, Cul Diorlinn.. nr Kentra, Moidart.
Cul Doirlinn
..would like to see a better photo of this place.. stunning !
blue-eyed partner [deleted] 10 years ago
Ardnamurchan. View from the ferry at Kilchoan.
Ardnamurchan
gms 10 years ago
Over to Calgary Beach, Mull.
blue-eyed partner [deleted] Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Colin Campbell (Bruiach) (admin) 10 years ago
From Staffa
Thanks Lost4words...this is Staffa if anyone wasn't sure...(just me then?)
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Colin Campbell (Bruiach) PRO Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Colin Campbell (Bruiach) (admin) 10 years ago
Over to Oban if the mileage is Ok?
The Hebridean Princess
howbeg 10 years ago
Healing sands

Nothing beats the Outer Hebrides for beaches!
the44mantis Posted 10 years ago. Edited by the44mantis (member) 10 years ago
Or for rain!

Passing Place

I think the last one was further South, So now we're up in Lewis.......
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
Lewis castle, Stornoway
Lewis Castle, Stornoway.
Spencer Bowman 10 years ago
we seem to be stuck in Stornoway ?.. any ideas ?... a ferry to the north-west coast, or back to Skye ?
The tamed shrew PRO Posted 10 years ago. Edited by The tamed shrew (member) 10 years ago
I can get you to Balranald beach North Uist!
Balranald North Uist
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
ok, back to fertile ground.....Trotternish ridge, Skye.....

..if Ansel went to Skye ?
Highland Magic 10 years ago
I guess Elgol is logically the next place to visit:

Cuillin Sunset - Elgol
ccgd PRO 10 years ago
Moving back to the Gloaming theme, and looking over the West Highlands (and within 40 miles ish of Elgol) a shot from a Loganair flight from Inverness to Glasgow, somewhere over Rannoch Moor.

The West Highlands
gentle impulse [deleted] Posted 10 years ago. Edited by gentle impulse (member) 10 years ago
Lets head north to Glenfinnan,

14_Glenfinnan_Monument
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
heading East, along Glen Spean, for dawn at Loch Laggan.

Loch Laggan
Neville Young Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Neville Young (member) 10 years ago
Heres approaching sunset at Bunree nr Fort William

Bunree Sunset2 by Neville Young
Neville Young 10 years ago
Sorry about the size. No matter what I do my posts only come out small. Even if I post the url for the large size. Any help out there?
Task Satantoecheese PRO 10 years ago
come on guys, head east so i can join in...
nessy hunter 10 years ago
How about Loch Tarff (Fort Augustus) at Sunset. Starting to head East for you Colin and Rachel ?
Loch Tarff by nessy hunter
Task Satantoecheese PRO 10 years ago
Thanks Nessy Hunter! now i can start to help out a bit...

Glenmore Estate (51miles by car about 30miles as the crow flies)

Glenmore estate
Task Satantoecheese PRO 10 years ago
and again moving onto the cairngorms and Glen Derry, My favorite place on earth...

View back to Linn o dee.
Task Satantoecheese PRO 10 years ago
Just over yonder hill to the Linn o Quoich, My first Camping experience in the hills, Can't wait for the winter to pass so i can find more like it....

Rach n Meg
Spencer Bowman Posted 10 years ago. Edited by Spencer Bowman (member) 10 years ago
lovely shot Colin & Rachel.

movin a little north, to Loch Morlich, Aviemore.
loch morlich 2

..where now ?.. has to be more in Cairngorms, along the 'whisky trail', or north to Inverness ?

C'mon folks, 4 months and we've only sampled a bit of the west highlands,.. plenty more to scotland.. caithness, aberdeen, lothians, galloway & the borders.
Task Satantoecheese PRO 10 years ago
Seeing as its stood still for a while, a worn out rock somewhere between Cairn Crom and Derry Cairngorm...

Wind worn

i suspect this must've been the wind slowly wearing it away as behind me there was nothing until Ben Macdui, and it was almost impossible to stand up that day...
setasatan PRO 9 years ago
escocia 4
the44mantis Posted 9 years ago. Edited by the44mantis (member) 9 years ago
Thanks for the *bump*. No idea where it is though......
Here's one along the road from the Glen Derry one.....

Chamber of Horrors......
the44mantis Posted 9 years ago. Edited by the44mantis (member) 9 years ago
Ooops! Just realised it wasn't a landscape so edited it small and here's Lochnagar:
Cac Carn Beag
stusmith_uk PRO 9 years ago
Corgarff-Castle from the Lecht road

Up to the Lecht
Jim Gove PRO 9 years ago
Let's visit Loch Tay

Crannog, Loch Tay
alexanderargyll Posted 9 years ago. Edited by alexanderargyll (member) 9 years ago
upto to sutherland

[https://www.flickr.com/photos/16461497@N04/3302889935/]
Pete-MaCanon PRO 9 years ago
how about to glen tanar????
[https://www.flickr.com/photos/petemackinnon/3288274160/]
Task Satantoecheese PRO 9 years ago
I'm actually doing this tour in reverse...... Just came back from the west coast did Glen tannar last year, lol
Iain.Gillespie 9 years ago
And the Lairig Ghru, not far along the way from Glen Tanar?

Findhorn Beach - 40ish miles away from the Lairig Ghru (according to the ruler on Google earth, and from where in the Lairig Ghru it starts!)

Findhorn Beach
CU-Photography 9 years ago
Dunnottar Castle at Stonehaven

Dunnottar Castle
Spencer Bowman 9 years ago
..very close... Muchalls.

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