“Laide” back summer time

The beautiful Gruinard beach on a summers day

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It can be tiring lounging on a beach all day but it’s easy to find a way to be productive for an hour or so

who needs a smart phone when there are shells in the world

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The calm waters at Laide beach

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a lovely place for rock pooling

or Jelly watching

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or for admiring the carpets of different seaweeds on the exposed rocks

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Down the road on the outskirts of Aultbea, a scamper down to the shoreline

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reveals the remains of an otters lunch

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Leaping amongst the heather & long grass, Grasshoppers trying to stay clear of the Stonechats and Pippits

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a couple were happy to pose for a photo

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a short walk away, another lovely little sandy spot with fantastic views

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the perfect place to linger and watch the waders

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Wester Ross wanderings.

Escape the crowds to stroll by the sea.

Highland nature to marvel at.