Category Today in Gairloch

December in Wester Ross

This View of the Torridon hills from the “over side” or south side of Gairloch is locally¬† known as the sleeping giant (forehead on the right, toes on the left, beer belly in the middle!). Had three or four snow coverings and melt backs already this winter. I have neither the skills nor the equipment […]


So, just for starters, as I feel my way to mastery of modern communication, here is a picture of what I can see from my front door. The bay is Porthenderson, so named by the local laird as he tried to cash in on the herring boom of the 1800s. For many generations this was […]