The Gairloch and Loch Ewe area offers some of the best walking and mountaineering in the UK with fabulous scenery and numerous walking routes. Wester Ross has over 60 Corbetts and Munros to satisfy any experienced walker. The spectacular Torridon range provides challenging walks and climbs with stunning views. There is also a wide range of low level walks suitable for all ages and abilities. We have walking guide books  and maps in our online shop to help you plan and navigate your walks. They cover Gairloch, Loch Ewe and Lochcarron as well as the wider Wester Ross area.

For guided high level walks in the mountains of the area including Torridon, the Fisherfields and Skye and low level walks through coastal areas contact Walking and Wildlife Adventures Scotland.

Some of the most popular walks are highlighted below

Gairloch and Badachro:

Flowerdale waterfall
Fairy Lochs
Red point


Loch Kernsary circuit
Tollie to Slattadale by Loch Maree
Pinewood trail by Inverewe Gardens

Aultbea, Laide and Gruinard Bay:

Laide Wood
Mellon Uidrigle beach
Slaggan beach
Inverianvie River circuit
Drumchork to Fionn Loch


Beinn Eighe


Bein Alligin

An Teallach



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