Posts by skyenatureblog

"Love Skye-Love Nature-Love Life" Skyenatureblog.com provides an artistic journey through the seasons, describing the natural beauty of the island through, prose, poetry, art, photographs and videos. I hope to give readers a taste of the Skye experience. I hope you enjoy the journey The Isle of Skye has dramatic mountains, wild glens and amazing seascapes; it offers a varied wilderness for free spirits. There is an abundance of hidden places full of native trees, wildflowers and wildlife to enjoy, in peace and tranquility. This sensational Island changes constantly through the seasons, with wild Atlantic storms, snowy mountains and balmy Summer nights with spectacular skies. The Summer wildflowers provide a colourful feast for insects, which feed the many species of songbirds, both native and Summer visitors.

Wilderness

Time spent in the wilderness allows you to step back, evaluate your life and feel your stress disappear, carried on …

Piper’s Cave

Piper’s Cave Beneath the sheer cliffs Lies the Piper’s cave A peaceful haven SW

Blowing a Hooley

The weather is very stormy tonight with heavy rain and 50 mile per hour winds. Blowing a Hooley Horizontal rain, …

The Silent pool

When troubling times come into your world there is always a special place where you can retreat and gather your …

Wild Glen

The Wild Glen Far in the distance lies a secret glen, Untamed and wild, not seen by men. The mountains …

A Winter Walk up the Lane

A fresh fall of snow overnight brightens up the lane. The low sun casts long shadows. MacLeod’s Tables with a …

Wily Fox

I came across fox paw prints in the fresh snow this morning when I walked up the lane. Wily Fox …

Highland Cattle

These magnificent cattle are familiar sights on the island. They are usually quite docile but, they can be ferocious if …