A great day up at Les Landes, during the lowest tide of the year - less than 1ft. Nice and sunny, and sheltered from the east wind it was T-shirt conditions - which was brilliant for a winter day!
With the tide so low, I don't expect you'd usually see quite so much of the rocks below Le Pinacle...
.. or below the German WWII lookout tower.
There's a vast expanse of rock ...
.. at L'Etacq.
.. and more.
A dark seam of rock below the tower.
.. and a pink one.
That's just begging to be tipped over! :)
Are these rocks trying to say something?
That's that other island in the distance...
.. right a bit, and closer. St.Peter Port.
The area around Le Pinacle ...
.. and evidence of prehistoric activity.
If you're not likely to ever set foot on top of the stack, here's what it looks like up there.
Two churches and a mill.
The whole snap of a view over St.Ouen's Bay...
.. and a closer bit.
More next time, as we take a look at military WWII relics up there.
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