Malcolm O'Reilly

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Cairngorms  ·  I live in the Cairngorms National Park and work as an outdoor and wildlife guide throughout the Scottish Highlands, Islands and further afield.
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Dog sick, troll cat vomit, or a very surprising pine forest creature? http://arcguiding.com/slime-mould/

Dog sick, troll cat vomit, or a very surprising pine forest creature? http://arcguiding.com/slime-mould/

These freeze- thaw cycles have been especially hard for our local snowmen...

These freeze- thaw cycles have been especially hard for our local snowmen.

Couple of great days on 4 Star Leader Sea Kayaking course in Lochaber recently. And one really wet, lumpy windy day - which became our rescues practise day (no surprise there, then!)

Couple of great days on 4 Star Leader Sea Kayaking course in Lochaber recently. And one really wet, lumpy windy day - which became our rescues practise day (no surprise there, then!

Beautiful fungi around in the cairngorms just now...

Beautiful fungi around in the cairngorms just now.

Riding up to the snow on the Burma Road. | Malc's Blog

Riding up to the snow on the Burma Road.

Definitely one of my favourite wildlife sightings so far this summer - Adder on the Cairngorms plateau (see http://www.arcguiding.com/blog/remote-but-definitely-not-lifeless-cairngorms/ for more details)

Definitely one of my favourite wildlife sightings so far this summer - Adder on the Cairngorms plateau (see http://www.arcguiding.com/blog/remote-but-definitely-not-lifeless-cairngorms/ for more details)

Awesome natural sculpture of a Basking shark on the Scottish west coast. The real ones sometimes move a bit faster than this one!

Awesome natural sculpture of a Basking shark on the Scottish west coast. The real ones sometimes move a bit faster than this one!

Gorgeous views in the Cairngorms just now - this is looking south from Braeriach. Not bad for an office view!

Gorgeous views in the Cairngorms just now - this is looking south from Braeriach. Not bad for an office view!

Male ptarmigan I photographed on a gorgeous sunny day in mid March on Cairngorm 2013.

Male ptarmigan I photographed on a gorgeous sunny day in mid March on Cairngorm

Transceiver training in Glenmore forest this winter.

Transceiver training in Glenmore forest this winter.

Ski touring is great in the Cairngorms just now!

Ski touring is great in the Cairngorms just now!

First ride on the new full susser on some gorgeous Cairngorm hill trails...

First ride on the new full susser on some gorgeous Cairngorm hill trails.

Kids in my ski touring group, finding Cairngorm summit on Sunday, in typical Scottish winter whiteout conditions.

Kids in my ski touring group, finding Cairngorm summit on Sunday, in typical Scottish winter whiteout conditions.

Having found what seemed like the only Scottish Crossbill in the whole of Speyside! In the rain...

Having found what seemed like the only Scottish Crossbill in the whole of Speyside! In the rain.

Home sweet home. Good nights sleep in a snowhole...

Home sweet home. Good nights sleep in a snowhole.

Sea paddling in the Moray Firth

Sea paddling in the Moray Firth