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5.. No - There's now 6 BIG reasons to Visit Wester Ross
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Our new "6 Lochs" 2014 guide is now available as a free Guide at dozens of locations on your way to Wester Ross, OR as a download from the website!
Wester Ross in the NW Highlands of Scotland - a land of stunning loch and mountain scenery, magnificent white sand beaches, abundant wildlife, wide open spaces and peace and tranquility. This is the region referred to as one of the top five "Lonely Planet" places to visit in the whole of the UK!
Enjoy Wester Ross with activities, walks, and experiences that can show you the wild side of Wester Ross! Then arrive back to an evening spent in great company, great food, music - and some local ales! Look what we had last October......
And for 2015, there will be another! Follow our events listings for full details once they are announced - Provisional dates are October 9th - 19th!
How do you get to Wester Ross? Well, one way is to come from Inverness along past Rogie falls, then on to Corrieshalloch Gorge (one of our "Big 5" reasons to visit Wester Ross!). From there, head South towards Inverewe Gardens, (another "Big 5"!), near Poolewe. Here's a video from the National Trust for Scotland that shows you the way!
This route forms part of the "North Coast 500" trail, which takes visitors through 500 miles of stunning mountain and coastal scenery - take the 500 at your leisure, and experience the many attractions of the beautiful corner of North Western Europe at its best! For just a flavour of this.....
Need a place to stay - a good craft shop - or an outdoor activity provider? Have a look at our Local Business Listings. All our member businesses will do their best to see that you have a really great holiday in this area.
Fionn Loch (photo by Ed Duncan)
Take a virtual Journey Through Wester Ross on our web site:
View the Map or download our Free Guide (PDF, 4.2 Mb)
Two Lochs Radio is a vibrant local radio station in Gairloch which you can listen to online.
If you are planning on visiting other parts of Scotland, visit our information page for details of other Scottish travel websites similar to ourselves - all locally operated, many by volunteers!
The official launch of an exciting new visitor trail for the North Highlands will take place at the Inverness Classic Vehicle Show on May 9th - this is the "North Coast 500"! NC 500 is a 500 mile round trip Full Story...
A simply beautiful part of the world. I stayed near Gairloch with my family recently, and we'll certainly be back.”