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What fairy pools?

By Sue_R  
Another image of the practically nonexistent Fairy Pools at Glenbrittle on Skye last weekend.

Many thanks for your votes and comments on my last upload and special thanks to Ann (EAS) and Keith (Niknut) for your User Awards.

PS. Thought you might like this swimming in the Fairy Pools link that Roy (Kaybee) posted on one of Phil's photos of this location. Thanks Roy. I think it would be more a case of paddling than swimming at the moment Smile

Tags: Scotland Skye General Mountains Highlands Landscape and travel Fairy pools Glenbrittle

Voters: Derek_Fearn, pdunstan_Greymoon, TelStar and 42 more

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13 Mar 2013 9:20PM
What a beautiful image!SmileSmileSmile


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6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2013 9:22PM
The rugged landscape makes for a great composition Sue.

Regards Nathan
Bravdo Plus
8 17 2 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2013 10:12PM
Very Icy, cold and bleak up there but well worth the treck down then up Sue. You have captured this well. Can't wait for the image of you from the Top of there....Haha.

Nice work.

13 Mar 2013 10:51PM
Beautiful image !
Meheecho 3 275 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2013 8:10AM
A superb image and well presented
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
14 Mar 2013 3:07PM
Looks a bit cold for paddling, Sue! Wink Another cracking image from this beautiful dramatic location Smile
Trev Smile
AnnJ Plus
5 5 Scotland
14 Mar 2013 4:14PM
Beautifully captured. Ann
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 68 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2013 5:09PM
Gorgeous shot !! quality as always !!
14 Mar 2013 6:57PM
Well I was going to say that we have plenty of Pools down this way Sue, but I guess you have plenty of Fairy's up your end of the UK, but thought better of it Wink
Smashing shot all the same.

John WinkX
saltireblue Plus
6 6.0k 33 Norway
14 Mar 2013 6:58PM
The waters will return to the pools, Sue, and the we hope to see a video of you swimming in them...Wink

Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
30 Mar 2013 9:54PM
Strange to see these pools so empty given the amount of rain we've had over the past year. I've heard of natural occurences where lakes and pools drain due to changes in the landscape when parts of the earth move. I saw a program on it last year on TV when some lakes in Florida just dried up, some of them refilled again once the cracks and holes filled up. Perhaps something like that has happened here!

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