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The Rut

After a disappointing rut last year, we have enjoyed an excellent rut this year. There have been a good number of stags on the ground, the action has been fast and furious and there has been a lot to see. … Continue reading

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Sika hind and calf

One of the advantages of being up with the pigs every day, is that the deer to become accustomed to your presence. This sika hind and calf where only a few metres away.

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For what we are about to receive …

Every year our sika deer become ever bolder in seeking to take a share of the pigs’ daily breakfast. As you see this hind, who is always first to the feeder, is prepared to get down on her knees to … Continue reading

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The Mission Hut

It’s been our ambition for some time to convert the Mission Hut at the entrance to the estate into more holiday accommodation. Work is now in full swing and replacement cladding is now being fitted. Inside the accommodation will provide … Continue reading

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Lambing 2019

Apologies for the scarcity of posts from Croick this year. It is not because of a lack of activity. Rather the reverse, we have been to busy to get near this blog. The main event of the year has been … Continue reading

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Highland Wireless

It is only a few years ago that internet connection at Croick was dependent on whatever BT would deign to provide us, which as it happened was a 0.5 megabit connection, barely enough to see your emails and certainly rendering … Continue reading

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A poor stalking season

I have just updated our stalking records with the figures for this year’s stag season. It will be no surprise to anyone familiar with the weather over the past twelve months to know that our numbers and weights are significantly … Continue reading

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