News & Updates

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White tailed Eagle
High Summer – or early Autumn?

31st August 2018

Just completed a late summer holiday with Glenloy Wildlife. The temperatures were much more suggestive of autumn than winter, and the radiators have definitely been in ac… Read More

Holiday Dates 2019

27th August 2018

Holiday dates for 2019 with some new holidays and short breaks added. For more details click here to download Read More

Blackthroated diver Morvern
Normal Service Resumed

8th August 2018

We have been busy running holidays for the past few weeks, so this is somewhat of a catch-up blog. Whilst the rest of the country has continued to swelter, here it has be… Read More

Azure hawker eating prey on Jon's shirt
Highland Dragonflies

20th July 2018

Taking advantage of the second (!) protracted spell of hot, sunny weather here in the West Highlands we have been searching hard for dragonflies over the last couple of w… Read More

otter eating scorpion fish
Early Summer Scorcher

10th July 2018

Along with the rest of the West Highlands, Glen Loy has been enjoying some brilliant weather so far this year. What a pleasant change that makes from the cool damp summer… Read More

Mating chequered skippers Glen Loy
Butterfly Weather!

12th June 2018

Well, what a couple of weeks we have just had in the West Highlands! - wall to wall sunshine and temperatures up to 29oC. All sorts of insects on the wing, not least of w… Read More

First chequered skipper
Highland Spring Underway

23rd May 2018

Here in Lochaber we have reached probably the best time of the year to visit. The oak leaves are just starting to unfurl, the bluebells are unfolding, the gorse is glowin… Read More

New for June – Wildlife and more breaks

15th May 2018

Spring activity breaks at Glenloy Wildlife If you have a nagging doubt about all the carbon emissions created by foreign travel then maybe now is the time to discove… Read More

Otters - taken by Kev Mullins
Otters and Eagles 2018

8th May 2018

After a number of false starts, spring is finally on its way in Lochaber. We actually saw our first butterfly of the year (a peacock in the garden) on Wednesday, and the … Read More

Pine marten on branch
Spring dates available – 5th to 12th May

13th April 2018

  May is a fantastic month to visit the west highlands, spring flowers in bloom, leaves unfurling, migrant birds here and singing, early butterflies and very few … Read More

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