Posted by: wildswimmers | May 25, 2012

Summer is here!

I arrived back from trips to London and Dublin to find summer has arrived in Argyll.  I’m now spending so much time swimming that I don’t have time to blog about it!  But yesterday was a fun day, with 3 swims: the first was a specially idyllic early morning swim with Lottie and Duggie in a secret fresh water loch, edged by oaks and reached by a tiny Appalachian trail through the woods, up and over the hill and down through wild garlic to the water’s edge.  After that I had to do a cleaning job in the heat of the day, and so, driving back home and severely over-heated I stopped for a quick skinny dip in Loch Scotnish – blissfully refreshing.  Finally, at high tide, the whole family (including the Swift Swimmer and young Hannah home on study leave) headed over to Carsaig for diving and high jinks.  Hannah, normally a most reluctant swimmer, proved to be the star of the show, and it turns out she can even walk on water!



  1. Looks like fun


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