Opportunities abound

There are many delightful walks to choose from in the local area, covering a wide range of abilities. Walking books are available at the house, which you can use during your stay. The area has an abundance of amazing beaches, great for a beach day or a coastline walk.  Family favourites include Big Sand beach, Gairloch beach, Redpoint beach, Mellon Udrigle, Firemore beach and Gruinard beach.

Add a bit of extra excitement to your holiday, get active and explore Scotland’s West coast with a trip on a boat.  A wide variety of both sea and fresh water fishing are also available in the area, while golf, pony trekking, falconry and archery are other activities you can try. If you’d rather take it easy why not sample some of the local produce at our local restaurants and Inns.

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hill walking in the glen
Walking

There are many walks in the local area for a wide range of abilities. We have walking books on our bookshelf that you can use during your stay and will give you many delightful walks to choose from.

www.walkinghighlands.co.uk

Beach trips

The area has an abundance of amazing beaches, great for a beach day or a coastline walk. We particularly enjoy Big Sand beach, Gairloch beach, Redpoint beach, Mellon Udrigle, Firemore beach and Gruinard beach.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/coast-and-sea/tide-tables/7/337

Activities
Water sports/Guided outdoor activities

Add a bit of extra excitement to your holiday, get active and explore Scotland’s West coast.

Golf

For golf enthusiasts, there is a lovely 9 hole golf course in Gairloch.

Boat hire

For those wanting to have their own sea adventure.

Glendale boat hire, Gairloch, Wester Ross

Sea cruises

The waters on the west coast are full of sea life and the views from the water are spectacular, a trip on one of the boats trips is a must.  We advise booking in advance of your stay to avoid disappointment.

Falconry and archery
Fishing

There are plenty of opportunities to fish in the local area.  It is advisable to contact the relevant estates in advance of your stay.

Fishing in the Gairloch area

Pony trekking

Their website invites you to come and enjoy pony trekking on the beautiful Red Point beaches with breath-taking scenery all-round.

Places to Visit
Badachro Distillery

Their website describes how they have ‘Scotland’s West coast captured in a bottle’.

Gairloch Museum

Art Fund Museum of the Year 2020, situated in a converted nuclear bunker which showcases the history, culture and natural heritage of Gairloch and the surrounding area.

Russian Artic Convoy Museum

Loch Ewe was a hive of activity during the war and it was the point of departure for many of the convoys bound for Russia. The Museum and Exhibition Centre is a lasting legacy to those who braved Arctic waters under constant threat of attack from enemy aircraft and u-boats.

racmp.co.uk

Inverewe Gardens

Described as having rare species which thrive in this heritage garden as the effects of the Gulf Stream meet the Highlands – a great trip for garden enthusiasts.

Attadale Gardens

Another exceptional garden for an enjoyable visit.

Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve
North Coast 500

From Clarsach,  you can easily explore the Wester Ross section of the famous North Coast 500.

Eating out

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