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Ben Lomond on New Year’s Day 2018

Today, New Year’s Day 2018, I ventured out for some exercise in firm of a hike in the Trossachs region of Scotland, near Loch Lomond.

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Glasgow with snow-covered Campsie Fells in distance.

Today, winter arrived in the U.K. with a vengeance as manifested in heavy snow and ice disruption to road and air travel with thousands of homes left without power. In Glasgow, Scotland there was an upside in form of an unusual coincidence of brilliant sunshine, blue skies and light layer of snow and ice. Temperature today in Glasgow was around minus 2 degrees centigrade ( 28 F). A cold night is forecast with temperature hovering around at and just below freezing.

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Highland Cows at Glen Nevis, Scottish Highlands.

This evening, I am posting information on Glen Nevis in the Scottish Highlands.This is a valley which runs S.E. from Fort William tracking the Water of Nevis (river) along the base of Ben Nevis (mountain) and culminating in three waterfalls: Achriabhach, Lower Falls and Steall Falls. A leisurely round trip drive takes about one hour.

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