Crossing Corran River at the stepping stones, Isle of Jura

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Picture of walkers crossing a small river using stepping stones, mountains in the backgroundA walk on Jura during the Islay walking week 2007, here we are on the final stretch from the Paps of Jura returning to the Three Arched Bridge. We are crossing the Corran River at the stepping stones just below Loch an t-Siob. Beinn a’Chaolais in the background (the other two Paps are on the right, not in the picture).

The north, Rhuvaal and Sound of Islay panorama

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Panoramic picture of the northern end of an island with a lighthouse and a sound between two islandsA panoramic view of the northern end of Islay, Rhuvaal lighthouse in the centre. The raised beaches of the north coast start on the left. On the right the Sound of Islay stretching down south, Jura on the other side with the Paps of Jura towering over the Sound. Colonsay also just visible in the distance towards the left.

Plane passing over the Paps of Jura and Sound of Islay

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Picture of a plane high in the sky passing over a sound between two islands and two mountainsA view across the Sound of Islay towards the Paps of Jura from near Rhuvaal in the far north. High in the sky a plane is passing, flying towards the west, likely destination America.