Coldingham Loch, 25 June 2022

Some things just never change.  If we have a club outing on Coldingham, we get rubbish conditions for it.  Never seems to change.  Surely it must get gentle westerlies and a good ceiling there on some days?  Surely???  So, how come I can barely remember a day when we didn’t get a bright sky and…

Watch Reservoir, 04 June 2022

My first ever visit to the Watch.  It left me wondering why I had not been there before!  Cracking part of the country… and great views all around, going over the Lammermuirs to get there.  I stopped a couple of times to try and get photos of a family of red grouse fledglings and a…

Frandy Reservoir, 21 May 2022

The day started with us all having to use alternative routes to get to Frandy, as the road is closed at Glendevon to carry out the long-awaited repairs to the bridge over the Devon.  Alternatives all a bit of a 3-day camel ride.  Most folk went via Stirling and the A9, though Matt seemed to…

Glencorse Res, 08 May 2022

An interesting day of conditions.  The temperature was about the only fairly steady thing – a lot better than of recent, too.  The sky was variable – cloudy at times and bright sunshine at others.  However, the big variable was the breeze.  It was never the same strength or direction for more than 2 minutes.…