Monday was a rather dull but humid day. We did a long 10 mile hike to Aberchalder on the tow path between the canal and the River Oich. Butterflies and birds everywhere. The birds we could identify, but the butterflies.......
Here's the pics - if anyone out there knows what they are, please leave a comment to educate me!
|This one opened it's wings below and showed us the colour|
|And then this one fluttered by. (Behind an infuriating bit of grass!)|
On Tuesday morning, just as we were leaving the campsite, I noticed this Spotted Flycatcher. Guess what it was doing?
|Spotted Flycatcher perching on post|
|Getting ready to fly|
|Diving for its prey|
|And eating its reward!|