|Clare and Alex in the canal-side hide|
|Path looking back from the Noah hide to the canal|
|The path in the southerly direction towards the hide|
|The reed beds|
|The Noah hide|
|Wind-driven waves and foam|
|Highland cattle (on the fenced off opposite side)|
For late March it was astonishingly cold, with a brisk and chilly west wind. No booming bitterns.