Located in a valley on the east side of South Ronaldsay, the wood is a mixture of habitats and planting. Late Summer (as it is here) probably wasn't the best time to sample its delights, but as a means to escape a stiff northerly wind, it fitted the bill perfectly.
|Paths wind sinuously through scrub and wood|
|Bench, bridge, burn|
|The path often runs alongside the burn|
|A small glade between conifer, willow and rose|
|Rosa rugosa avenue|
|Common Carder Bee on Devilsbit Scabious|
|We are still in Orkney, aren't we?|