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Glenloy autumn colours
Autumn Glory

21st October 2015

The great weather has continued well into October in Lochaber, but as the nights have become colder the leaves have started to turn, and the Highlands are now ablaze with… Read More

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Late summer brings out the wildlife

12th October 2015

At last we have had a summer in Lochaber, and as I write at Glenloy the sun is still shining in the second week of October. The last four groups of guests have all enjoye… Read More

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Highlights w/c 5th September 2015

19th September 2015

Finally, we have seen the sun in Lochaber. Guests on the latest wildlife holiday week just didn’t know how lucky they were. Not only did it stay dry all week, but there… Read More

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That was the summer that was

13th September 2015

Apparently it is almost certain that 2015 will have been the hottest year globally since records began. This just goes to show that statistics should be treated with extr… Read More

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High Season 2015

5th September 2015

According to meteorological circles, summer in Scotland officially ended at the end of July, which is rather a pity, as it never really began here this year. The weather … Read More

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Butterflies – the good news and the bad

27th July 2015

The season moves on apace, with two more Glenloy Wildlife holidays completed in the last couple of weeks. The year continues to be unkind, with more cold, wet days, and o… Read More

Slavonian grebe in reeds
Black rabbits and red kangaroos

29th June 2015

  Glenloy Wildlife has been very busy with two full wildlife holidays in the last three weeks – so am getting behind with my reporting (and we start a butterfly… Read More

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Butterflies in the rain

19th June 2015

The focus of the last couple of weeks in Glen Loy has been mainly on butterflies, or I should really say the weather. It has been unseasonably cold and wet throughout May… Read More

Slow worm
Highlights w/c 9th May 2015

19th May 2015

A week of mixed weather for Glenloy Wildlife guests this week, but it did not prevent us from seeing plenty. We did have two days without rain! (but also fresh snow on th… Read More

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Otter break 2015

21st April 2015

Well for once we had a stunning weekend’s weather in Lochaber for the Glenloy Wildlife otter break. Not only was the sun shining but the wind was low, meaning that anyt… Read More

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