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Eagles Galore w/c 16/9/17

3rd October 2017

Finally, the eagles have appeared in numbers here in Lochaber. Both golden and sea eagles gave dazzling displays during the latest Glenloy Wildlife holiday, with both adu… Read More

Windy Whales and Dolphins

14th September 2017

Along with the rest of the country we had an unseasonably wet and windy week last week – not the ideal conditions for our cetaceans and sharks holiday! However, we made… Read More

devils fingers fungus, Murlough Bay
August weather – a proper Scottish experience

29th August 2017

Here at Glenloy, August is always a between month. It is usually the wettest month of the year in the vicinity of Fort William, apart from February, and this year has bee… Read More

Summer Butterflies 2017

26th July 2017

We must have done something right this year, as the sun actually shone in Lochaber during our summer butterfly week! That gave us a great chance of picking up all our tar… Read More

otter gliding along in the sunshine near Castle Tioram
A celebration of new life

9th July 2017

As the West Highland summer kicks in we are besieged by a plethora of youngsters, from pine marten kits to osprey chicks to baby slow-worms. We have enjoyed a couple of t… Read More

Two young otters watching
New autumn holiday

21st June 2017

Due to popular demand we are adding an extra full wildlife week this September. Early Autumn Wildlife 16th - 23rd September. Read More

Recent non-lepidopteran highlights

16th June 2017

Of course, we do not just look at butterflies at this time of year. Flowers of note include orchids, which are just starting to flower in numbers now. The local narrow-le… Read More

Chequered skipper
Spring Butterflies in Lochaber

12th June 2017

At this time of year our attention becomes fixed on our local butterfly populations, particularly those of the chequered skipper. Found only within a thirty-mile radius o… Read More

Our squirrel feeder
Spring Highlights 2017

20th May 2017

Here at Glenloy Wildlife we have been particularly busy over the last few weeks as we kick into the height of the new season. Already we have had many great sightings, so… Read More

Otter and Eagles 2017

7th April 2017

We have just completed our annual otter and eagle break, and have enjoyed a successful few days, looking for these and a wealth of other wildlife. Coming soon after the c… Read More

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