Isles of Glencoe Hotel & Leisure Centre
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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The trip up the mountain section was glorious with a lengthy section where the snow was falling gently. We had to travel slowly - the landscape was superb. The snow finally turned to rain and then cleared to have ray's of sunshine bathing the Skye Bridge. What a welcome! We spend a night in Portree in a dinky little B&B - all lace and ruffles. In the morning we wake to find everything covered in snow. Last minute shopping and we wend our way via Dunvegan to 6 Fasach ...
Morning -Breakfast and coffee from the bakery before hitting the road -Drove north to Kilt Rock Waterfall where there was a good look out over the ocean -Tried to go to Quiring but the road was closed as it was covered in snow. -Drove through some amazing coastal/mountainous scenery, and a town called Uig to the fairy Glen, an interesting 'enchanted' place, where we almost got stuck in the snow! -Drove to Dunvegan, castle was closed so we ...
... 15 minutes to an extensive flatfish but rocky summit area. We had glimpsed fabulous views through breaks in the cloud on the way up, but by this time the mist was clearing and our descent was in warm late afternoon sunshine with perfect visibility all the way to Mull and beyond.
Some guide books describe this hike as a 'slog' but I rate it as one of the best, in the right weather. Certainly equal ...
... had the place to ourselves, notwithstanding the odd hiker peering through the window as he or she passed. (We usually caught a glimpse of their rapidly retreating form, legging it away down the glen in an embarrassed manner, once they realised the hut was occupied.)
The Met Office had threatened rain for Tuesday. The cloud obscured the top of Beinn Bheag opposite, despite it being half the height of Ben Nevis. ...
Today was... bleakety-bleak with a bad case of fog...The highlands are so gloomy, in fact, that for a good 3-4 hours I did not see a single sheep. Shocking, all things considered.
2 hours ferry + 10 hours bus = A whole lot of time to think thoughtful thoughts whilst listening to 'kill yourself' music (...there's a good chance I will never listen to Radiohead or Simon & Garfunkel ever again. I have quite reached my limit). So, ...