A glorious three days on Bute on our first weekend away for Stirling Rambling Club.
Rothesay, Kilchattan Bay and Ettrick Bay – just a few places that were visited.
After the Bute Highland Games and the final march into town by the pipe bands,……the arrival of the beautiful Waverley made our day.
Leaving Wemyss Bay with Bute on the left
Rothesay Bay from the hotel
View from Canada Hill over Loch Ascog with Arran in the distance
Downhill to prom with Loch Striven between hills
Ready to set out for the games
A great day out at the Bute Highland Games
….. and the iconic Waverley!
A visit to Mount Stuart House with its beautiful gardens (the seat of the Marquis of Bute), before travellng round the island to Kilchattan Bay in the south and Ettrick Bay on the west coast.
Kilchattan Bay with Cumbrae (Millport) opposite.
Ettrick Bay with Arran in background