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Eilean Olmsa, Isle of Colonsay

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Eilean Olmsa, Isle of Colonsay
Argyll and Bute - Kiloran, Strathclyde, Scotland
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I hiked along the north east coast of Colonsay in search of wild goats that were supposed to frequent the area. This stretch of the coast is not the easiest place to go walking. In theory a trail leads along the coast but in truth the trail verges on invisible at times, and I ended up blundering about in the underbrush much of the time. I eventually found the goats, and managed to photograph them from a distance before they got frightened of my presence. Even better than the goats, however, was the view north past the little islet of Eilean Olmsa, looking towards the peaks of Mull in the far distance.

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