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Hebrides Islands : Eabhal, North Uist

Hebrides Islands Photographs

Hebrides Islands - Eabhal, North Uist

A view of most recognisable hill/mountain on Uists taken from the Isle of Flodda, Eabhal (1139 feet). Eabhal is on the edge of a quite inhospitable but beautiful part of North Uist, and as of yet I haven't the energy to walk a couple of miles across peat bog then climb and then walk back but I would like to try. Eabhal for me is one of the first signs I recognise on the Uig to Lochmaddy sailing.

Flodda is a wee island connected to Benbecula by a causeway. The far side of the island has near guaranteed viewings of seals. The owner of the island has on the pathway an old broken car with a sign saying seals this way which takes you to the rocks to view. The picture shown was taken on a beautiful peaceful Autumn day in November, the silence on the east cost of Benbecula and Flodda just needs to be experienced, its so cleansing.

Photograph © Debbie Bozkurt
Eabhal - North Uist - Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
November 2005

The Outer Hebrides are a chain of Islands off the North-West coast of Scotland.

 


You are invited to email in your photographs of the the Hebrides Islands, to be used as the header picture for the web site, and in a photo of the week slot, linking to this collection of the larger photographs. (Email one photograph at a time please!)

 

Isle of Harris
Northton
Traigh Iar to Taransay
Horgabost
View from Ceapabhal
Harris hills in snow
Scarista Golf Course
East Loch Tarbert
Seilabost Beach
 
Isle of Lewis
Reef Machair
Butt of Lewis
  lighthouse

Stornoway harbour
Stornoway castle
Port Stoth, Ness
Callanish Stones   2
Brue Sheep
Loch Faoghail an Tuim
 
Isle of Barra
Barra airport
Dunes at Barra
 
Isle of Taransay
Taransay spit
Taransay to
   Luskentyre

Taransay Cottage
 
Isle of Vatersay
Cows in the dunes
From the causeway
 
Isle of Eriskay
Prince's Strand
Eriskay causeway
 
Isle of Orasaigh
Orasaigh, low tide

Isle of Little Bernera
Bernera to
   Little Bernera

 
Isle of Great Bernera
Bosta Iron Age House
Heather on Bernera
 
South Uist
Loch Sgiopoirt
Polochar standing
   stone

 
North Uist
Eabhal from Flodda
Vallay white house
Kirkibost Island
  from Claddach

 
Isle of Benbecula
Winter light at
  Stinky Bay
 
St Kilda
Hirta


 
The Shiant Islands
From Lewis
Eilean Mhuire from
  the bar

Eilean an Taighe
  dolerite columns

View from Eilean
  an Taighe

Puffins over
  Airghean a' Bhàigh

Eilean an Tighe from   Garbh Eilean
Eilean Mhuire looking   to Garbh Eilean
Toll a' Roimh from
    the bar

 

 


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