Arkle from Loch Inchard, with its little brother Ben Stack on the right.
You’d think Cape Wrath was too bleak to farm but in fact an excellent crop of chi-chi holiday homes can successfully be raised. Arkle behind as usual, this time with its big brother Foinaven to the left.
The walk to Sandwood Bay isn’t particularly scenic. Its highlight is the first, very distant, view of the Cape Wrath lighthouse (arrowed).
Health and safety is vital in even the remotest locations…
Yes, I’m standing right in the middle of the dreaded Garbh Allt!
Again, from the width and depth of the bed we can see that in spate this is a seriously scarey river. Also from the vegetation, we see it hasn’t been scarey for quite a few weeks.
Kinlochbervie. There’s a Spar shop somewhere down in that port complex, but it doesn’t make itself exactly obvious.
Loch a Garbh-bhaid Mor
The dreaded Garbh Allt is just a little further along Loch a Gharbh-bhaid Beag…