Rocky cove, Skye

I went for a walk to the rocky cove near my home yesterday.

Rocky Cove

The steep granite crags

shield the rocky cove from view

as waves spray the cliffs.

Sue Wood

white lichen and yellow shore lichen cover the rocks

The rocks were patterned with white lichen and shore lichen and sea campion clung to small crevices.

sea campion

Carpets of pink sea thrift decorated the shoreline.

sea thrift

The weather was warm with a strong breeze, as I took this video.

waves crashed onto the shore.