Christmas & New Year by Loch Awe

All booked for this Christmas/New Year, how about Loch Awe for next year?

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Fishing and Boat Hire on Loch Awe

Only a few weeks of the trout fishing season left before it closes 6th October. Loch Awe is 24 miles long, from the village of Ford to the mouth of the River Orchy near Dalmally, with many islands, cranogs and three castles including Innis Chonnel and Kilchurn. Boat Hire Boats may be hired from Cliff […]

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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 Highland Games Inveraray Highland Games – Tuesday 17th […]

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Springtime around Loch Awe & Argyll

Glorious Gardens of Argyll in Bloom A visit to Arduaine Garden 20th May.  Grey skies overhead but lots of colour to enjoy on our wander round the garden after lunch and wonderful views out to sea from the Chartroom Bistro. This a great time to visit the ‘Glorious Gardens of Argyll‘ at Crarae, Benmore and […]

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Cakes in the Call Box – closed until next spring

Tasty treats from Cakes in the Call Box on your way to Blarghour. Cakes in the Call Box is now closed, but the shelves will be stocked again with tasty treats next spring in a new location which is yet to be revealed. A great idea enjoyed by many of our guests this year.

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Autumn Colours at Blarghour and around Loch Awe and Argyll

I thought this might be a good way to record the lovely colours as they develop over the next few weeks. Autumn 2018 The Scenic Drive along Loch Awe-side (Oct 2018)   The Night Sky at Barr-beithe (Oct 2018)   Sunsets over Loch Awe from Barr-beithe (Oct 2018) Autumn Colours and sunsets over Loch Awe […]

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Cakes in a Call Box supporting “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning”

Cakes in a Call Box are supporting MacMillan’s “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” appeal on Friday 29th September  

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Best of the West 2017 (BOWFest2017)

BOWFest2017 at Inveraray Castle Friday evening 8th, Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September Headliners: Eddi Reader, Skerryvore, Skipinnish, Hunter and the Bear, Blazin’ Fiddles, Heron Valley, Tide Lines and many many more Tickets available for this evening (Friday) at the door.  Saturday and Sunday sold out.

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ArtMap Argyll: Open Studios 25th – 28th August

49 artists around Argyll are opening their doors for the annual ArtMap Open Studios weekend from 25th to 28th August.  More information and a downloadable copy of the 2017 Open Studios brochure is available from the ArtMap Argyll website

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Red Deer Calves

Enjoying watching 3 little red deer calves (still spotted) trying to negotiate the dykes as they move from field to field to join their mums just after the sun goes down.  

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