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Goatfell, Arran, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the spectacular mountain of Goatfell on the Isle of Arran in the West of Scotland.

Goatfell rises to a hight of 873 metres (2910 feet) and is located in the rugged and elevated northern section of the island. Here there is an abundance of Alpine forms which produce a spectacular landscape.The geology comprises Tertiary granites surrounded by pre-Cambrian schists with granites forming the higher ground.

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Hiking Group, Kerrara, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information and images relating to  a recent small group hike around the Island of Kerrara.

Kerrara is a small island situated a short distance off Oban in the Firth of Lorn, West of Scotland.

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Seal Colony, Oban Harbour, Scotland

This evening, I am reporting on today’s seal watching and sightseeing trip around Oban Harbour, off the west of Scotland.

This short trip lasted about one hour and encompassed:

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