Topher and John Docherty, whom we grew up with because his family has been our most regular customers – coming every year since the chalets started in 1974, started laying the cables for WIFI this weekend. So far only the top 3 Cedar cabins and Pine Lodge but hopefully, over the next few weeks, we’ll […]
More snow makes for a careful walk to work but the vistas make it well worth while! Sculptor unknown! Getting ready to skate while the wildlife hang onto the last running water. A hole was bored into the ice in the middle of the lake and measured at 11 inches, but as you can see, […]
Well into 2011 now, we are just starting to organise our spring cleaning and major maintenance whilst the chalets are quiet. And although it rained most of the day yesterday, it’s another belter of a day at Lochend. Ice is reforming but as I took these pictures, so I sank through the ice at the edges! […]
So after 2 weeks of minus 5-20 degrees it plus .5!! All the trees are dripping and it’s slippery under foot but the roads are still alright and our Christmas customers have been coming and going…with caution! Look forward to welcoming our New Year guests tomorrow. The village hall dance have dropped their prices. It’s […]
The ice is making the most fantastical groaning, muffled, pinball machine sounds. It always seems after the sun goes down, which of course today being the shortest day of the year, was 2.50pm!! The head teacher of the Primary school lives a mile up the hill and he says he can hear it just as […]
Well not sure, it’s supposed to be snowing but at the moment beautiful clear skies over Lochend… very cold!!
The Lake has iced over and getting thicker by the minute, there are a few skaters out there as I write, we may even have a go ourselves when the children come home from school. Very much sticking to the edges though!