Camusfearna, or Sandaig in the Isle of Skye, was once the home of Gavin Maxwell, author of Ring of Bright Water. Our visits to the Isle of Skye, way back then, were regular. You couldn’t pass up a visit to this most beautiful of places. Such tranquility – until you see a pack of Scotties appearing along the forestry commision footpath!
If ever you get to the Isle of Skye you must visit this place. Sadly there’s nothing left due to a fire, but a Rowan Tree and a monument to Edal, one of Maxwell’s famous otters who sadly died in this fire. However, if you’ve read Maxwell’s books the atmosphere is heavy with memories of all those that lived in this beautiful place.
This is our photo – from the opposite side. No scotties in this photo, but rest assured we were there.
4 thoughts on “Flashback Fridays”
looks beautiful Bobby!,xx Speedy and mum
Beautiful area….would love to visit and see some otters.
XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy
I know I’ll never get to see it in real life, so thanks for the pix.
Even with the fire, it still is a wonderful place to go for the view and some clam time, hope you guys have mucho fun when you go and visit!