Summer around Loch Awe and Argyll

Art Map Argyll – Open Studios Weekends 2018

This is a great chance to explore Argyll to visit temporary art galleries in sheds, studios and gardens in lovely locations throughout Argyll.

Open 10am to 5pm

Friday 24th – Monday 27th August

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September

Poster advertising Art Map Argyll's Open Studios Weekends

Art map Argyll Open Studios 2018

Highland Games

Inveraray Highland Games – Tuesday 17th July 2018

Taynuilt Highland Games – Saturday 21st July

Oban Highland Games (Argyllshire Gathering) – Thursday 23rd August 2018

  • Kilted pipers marching down the main street in Inveraray
    Inveraray Games - The Parade to the Games Field

Falconry Experiences at Kintail Bird of Prey

At Eredine Village, just 4 miles from your holiday cottage at Blarghour, Joanne offers 1.5hr and half-day Falconry experiences where you can meet the birds of prey, learn how to handle them and have a go at flying.  Book online at Kintail Birds of Prey

We tried it and thoroughly enjoyed it.

A little owl called Digger on it's perch in a garden

Look at those eyes – Digger the Little Owl

a close-up shot of a peregrine falcon with stunning plumage

Peregrine falcon – a stunning bird of prey

Kestrel on a gloved hand at a bird of prey experience

Frank the kestel

Barn owl on gloved hand

Snoopy just landed

Heidi the golden eagle sitting on a gloved hand at a bird of prey experience

Heidi the Golden Eagle

Peregrine falcon flying in to catch a lure at a bird of prey demonstration

Dinner’s just ahead – a peregrine falcon aiming for the lure