Mamore Lodge Hotel
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... to have lunch and look around the town. We ate at the Tea Garden Restaurant right in the middle of the town. It was busy, but they seemed prepared for the surge of visitors when the train arrived. We walked around some--out to the end of the main dock, but not much was going on, then to the west end of town past the police station and the library. The library was closed today.
During the return train trip, we were on the same side ...
... It was a beautiful place, with most of the rhododendrons done blooming but other trees and shrubs, and a few duck families that didn't seem very wild. One duckling came up to Dan on the path and pecked at the hand he offered...think they might be well-fed there.
The towering, rugged-looking mountains above us were impressive. We marveled at them and had to take a brief stop so Dan could get a better look and some pictures. It was too bad the ...
... were in cold wind and cloud. However as we descended to the Window things started to clear, and we had good views from the high summit plateau and all around us from the summit of Creag Meagaidh. We descended back to the Window, and down the steep snow slope to the lake. (was it an arctic char we saw rising?) The descent down the valley was excellent and we got back to the car after 8+1/2 lovely ...
... were hit by rain and black
cloud which was heading our way. We were
soon engulfed in a massive downpour, for ¾ hour, bordering on hail. We simply had to put our heads down and squelch up
the 'track', which was pouring with water.
However as we reached the ridge, the rain stopped, and the clouds
cleared to give views along to the summit.
There was some fine ...
... I began making the long slow descent to Kinlochleven a group of guys overtook me and kindly offered to take my picture. We chatted for a few minutes and then they hurtled down the hill. After that there was silence. I stopped to put another layer on and was very surprised to find myself alone on top of a ridge in the Highlands of Scotland. I have no idea where all the other walkers went! There had been around 30 people spread out down the path and suddenly there was no-one. I can ...