Another photo of Greenock etc. taken yesterday at the Ben Bouie ridge:
There is nothing quite like a good walk on a clear spring day. Yesterday morning the sun was shining even though there was ice on the car windscreen.
It was a toss up between a walk and a canoe trip.
Having had nagging back trouble over the last couple of weeks, the walk was the gentler option.
I’ve written before about the climb at Ben Bouie. A forestry road takes you right to the top, where the views of the firth of Clyde and Loch Lomond are more than ample reward for the 1 hour each way walk.
It was a good day for photos:
Only a few hundred yards from the point I took this, at the other side of the hill is the quite different vista of Loch Lomond: