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Where is it 2

Where?

Slightly harder where is it? photo this time.

10 Responses to “Where is it 2 ”


  1. 1 Richard Aug 20th, 2009 at 4:01 pm

    Portencross? ;0)

  2. 2 Cailean Aug 22nd, 2009 at 10:32 am

    Wishful thinking Richard!

  3. 3 Douglas Wilcox Aug 25th, 2009 at 10:13 pm

    Hi Cailean, that had me foxed.

    I was sure I had been there recently but thought it would be way up north where I have not managed any recent trips. But then I knew I must have paddled it because it looked so familiar! I was sure Ihad taken a near identical view!

    So it’s not way up north, it’s just half way north!

     http://seakayakphoto.blogspot.com/search… Sunart

    The hill on the left is Ben Laga so it’s looking west. The white sail on the right horizon is just in front of Oronsay. Behind that is Carna. The little bump just above and right of the foreground point is Rigsa. You can see right up the loch through the gap between Rigsa and the north shore of the loch so I would put the photo location, just off Rubha Aird Shlignich!

     http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=156…

    Douglas :)

  4. 4 Cailean Aug 27th, 2009 at 8:55 pm

    Douglas. Bingo! It’s really part of your guidebook area strictly speaking ;-)

    Cheers

  5. 5 Douglas Wilcox Aug 27th, 2009 at 9:15 pm

    Hi Cailean, I do like Ardnamurchan, but the memory of paddling back there for 56km from Gunna with a dislocated knee will linger on for a while yet!

    How far up the Loch did you get? Did you shuttle from Ardtoe/Tioram to Salen or use the good services of Glen Uig Inn drop off service?

    :o )

  6. 6 Cailean Macleod Aug 27th, 2009 at 9:26 pm

    Started at Glenuig. Yes. Longer way but lovely skerries.
    Then as far as fishfarm before Salen and pickup by Steve from the GlenUig Inn.

  7. 7 Kris Gourlay Oct 27th, 2009 at 8:27 pm

    Hi Cailean

    Im heading out to sanna bay in a few weeks and was just wondering if you could tell me what kind of waves youll get there this time of year? height wise i mean and power??? thanks kg

  8. 8 Brigo Jan 26th, 2010 at 6:21 pm

    Looks like Scotland but I guess it would be nice picture anyway im strictly white-water but am interested in getting involved in some sea kayaking

  9. 9 Cailean Macleod Jul 26th, 2010 at 10:11 am

    Kris - apologies for slow reply! Height & power of waves all depends on the quality of the ground swell & the local wind conditions. Check out a surfing swell predication website for a general overview of the West Coast of Scotland. As far as Sanna Bay goes - it’s very open to West and is may produce ‘dumpers’ at the right state of tide.

  10. 10 Sea Kayaks Dec 8th, 2011 at 4:23 pm

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