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Autumn “Peaks” in the Highlands of Scotland

Last week we were fortunate to spend a few days in the beautiful Scottish Highlands.

The end of October/beginning of November is the “height” of autumn here.

I am always amazed at the vivid colours, in the landscape, which is the result of high rainfall (often too much) and the excellent quality of light at this time of year. If you are lucky you may just get a “dusting” of snow on the moutains, which really is the “icing on the cake”

We spent 4 nights in the 2nd lodge, in the image, and travelled into Glencoe and the local countryside in search of beautiful scenery.

The mountain rising, just above the”scotch mist”, about a third in from the left in the image, is Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in Scotland (4,409 ft above sea level)

What an idyllic place ………………… I am now completely “chilled out”

“Scotch Mist” in Glen Nevis

For some of my other landscape images please follow this link http://wp.me/P1WKsc-M

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11 responses

  1. This is lovely. Thank you for sharing with us !

    November 25, 2012 at 12:27 am

    • Many thanks for your comment Donna and for visiting my blog.

      November 26, 2012 at 4:26 pm

  2. this is simply awesome 🙂

    November 11, 2012 at 5:35 pm

    • Thanks Joshi. The light was kind to me.

      November 14, 2012 at 9:14 am

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