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View of Blackwaterfoot from the south

This evening, I am posting information on the village of Blackwaterfoot which is located on the west coast of the Isle of Arran, overlooking the Kilbrannan Sound, a stretch of water which separates Arran from Kintyre on the Scottish mainland.

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Glenashdale Falls, Isle of Arran, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the spectacular waterfall on the Isle of Arran, Scotland known as Glenashdale Falls.

The Falls are accessed via a hiking trail, which follows the line of the Glenashdale Burn (stream), and runs directly west from a starting point at Ashdale Bridge at Whiting Bay on the S.E. coast of Arran. This is a fascinating hike which connects with various aspects of nature such as trees, fungi and flora as illustrated in this blog post. The trail can ultimately link the hiker with the early Neolithic site known as Giants’ Graves.

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King’s Cave near Blackwaterfoot, Isle of Arran

This evening, I am reporting on early Christian and other rock carvings inside the King’s Cave near Blackwaterfoot on S.W. coast of the Isle of Arran, Scotland. The royal nomenclature is believed to relate to Scotland’s King Robert the Bruce although there is no evidence that the Bruce had any connection with the cave.

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