Funding, Support, and Assistance is gratefully acknowledged from the following:

Europe and Scotland Regional Development Fund Visit Scotland Wren Celtic Fringe

 

Photography Credits

The images used throughout the website are the work of several local photographers. Steve Carter or Gordon Harrison have contributed many of the scenic images used. Wildlife photographs have come from Eoghain Maclean, Barry Blake, and Scottish Natural Heritage. Sealife photos of Whales, Dolphins or similar are with the assistance of Nick and Mary Davies of Hebridean Whale Cruises, and from Ian and Sam French at the Gairloch Marine Life Centre. And finally, Dean Bricknell, for permission to use a variety of images both on this site and on local publications which we have been involved in.

All photos are used with the kind permission of contributors, who retain copyright of the images - these may not be reproduced without their permission.

 

Text credits

Scottish Natural Heritage have allowed us to link or offer PDF versions of some of their highly informative booklets on the natural heritage and geology of the area. Gairloch Heritage Museum have contributed towards the section dealing with Culture, Gaelic, and Crofting. Dr. Barry Blake, of Gairloch, has assisted with text on pages connected with local flowers, birdlife, and Butterflies.

Jonathan Willet, Highland Council's Biodiversity Officer, provided the information and photographs for the "Dragonflies" section

 

Posted on Friday, February 8th 2019

Gairloch Museum heads towards the finishing line.....

Visitors to Gairloch and Wester Ross in 2019 will be witness to the impressive new Gairloch Museum, scheduled to open in June. The Museum will be housed in a new location, based in one of Gairloch’s better kept Full Story...

Posted on Thursday, January 10th 2019

Mountain for Sale?

A conservation charity is hoping to raise £1.6 million to buy a mountain in the north-west Highlands. TThe Woodland Trust Scotland plans to buy its first mountain – the 543-metre ((1,781ft) Ben Shieldaig i Full Story...

A simply beautiful part of the world. I stayed near Gairloch with my family recently, and we'll certainly be back.
Jeff Gilberston, Florida

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