Soon we would be bathed in warm sun and would again bring the midge. Our hosts next door had informed us of a good walk which goes from here across to Ardheslaig which offers great views up Loch Torridon and beyond. Dorothy wasn't up for it but didn't want to stop us from going, and so we did.
Picking up a good path which goes all the way in fact. The views were indeed great with Croic bheinn 493m and Beinn Bhan at 896m rising on our right.
The long since cooled paths of molten rock had us stopping for ages just taking in the environment.
Then the view opened up and the number of times we just said "wow" was becoming repetitive.
We sat down on a great slab of Toridon sandstone, looks and feels like pink granite and with the aid of the map picked out the tops surrounding our view.
We didn't go all the way down to Ardheslaig because it would have meant walking all the way back up and we wanted to stay high for the views.
At a good point overlooking Loch Beag we turned and headed over numerous sandstone humps until the trig point came into view.
A' Bhainlir at a huge height of 175m. Nose bleed territory.
A view of Upper Loch Toridon from A'Bhainlir
From the trig point we carried on the tops NW and picked up sheep trod that brought us back down towards Kenmore.
Kenmore fishing village with our accommodation far left.
Between us and the cottage runs a lovely stream with numerous waterfalls. Fortunately with the good weather the stream was tame and gave us no trouble crossing. Just in time for lunch.
Post lunch all 3 of us went on a second short walk down to the harbour just taking photo's.
Today we saw, an Otter! Fab.
And also Great Northern Divers, Buzzard, Siskin, Cuckoo, Bullfinch and our resident Wood mouse.
Last nights visitors were!
Not just one Pine Martin but two. The first time i have seen them.