The Loch of Fyvie in Winter

The loch of Fyvie
Ducks on the Loch of Fyvie

It may not be quite correct to call the Loch of Fyvie a loch. It’s a man-made body of water, and the family from the nearby castle always called it a lake. It is, however, usually referred to as a loch now. And it’s beautiful. No debate there.

tree by the loch of fyvie

The colours of winter suit it well.

winter colors over the loch of fyvie

There are many magnificent old trees round the loch.

walking by a tree

I love them.

loch of fyvie


gnarly trees by the loch of fyvie

Peering through the branches…

fir branches by the loch of fyvie

And between the trees…

fyvie castle appears

We’ll be heading through that gate to Christmas in the castle soon. There will be music and history and baubles. And maybe a ghost…

gate to Fyvie Castle

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My historical novels all involve dark events, romance and a little magic and snow…

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  • FIREFLIES AND CHOCOLATE features Christmas in Colonial Pennsylvania.

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