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14km/9m Cycle Trail

14km/9m Cycle Trail

Great single track roads to get out on your bike. 


Cove from Poolewe 14km/9m one way.  Why not visit the Russian Arctic Convoy Memorial at Cove, and stop off at Firemore beach.

Opinan from Laide 7km/4.5m one way.  Why not stop off at Mellon Udrigle beach, or head down the track to Slaggan.

Mellon Charles from Aultbea 5km/3m one way.  Why not visit the Aroma Cafe at the end of the road, or visit the sandy beach at the old military base.

Rubha Reidh Lighthouse from Gairloch 20km/12.5m one way.  Visit the lighthouse on the headland, and stop off at Sands beach.

Redpoint from Kerrysdale 14.5km/9m one way.  Why not visit Red point beach and look at the boats in Badachro Bay.  

5.5km/3.5m loch walk

5.5km/3.5m loch walk

Fairy Lochs 5.5km/3.5m. A short walk to the Fairy Lochs, the site of the World War 2 Liberator plane crash.

10km/6.25m walk or cycle

10km/6.25m walk or cycle

Fionn Loch 10km/6.25m one way. Good road/track all the way.  A nice walk or cycle.

8km/5m track suitable for walking, jogging or cycling

8km/5m track suitable for walking, jogging or cycling

Gruinard River 8km/5m one way.  

2.75km/1.75m walk along the river

2.75km/1.75m walk along the river

Inverianvie Waterfalls 2.75km/1.75m one way.  Walk along the river from the wide, pink Gruinard beach.

10.5km Nice walk or jog

10.5km Nice walk or jog

Kernsary Loop 10.5 km nice walk or jog.  The southern half is on good road/track.  The northern half is on path.

2.5km/1.5m easy walk through pleasant woodlands

2.5km/1.5m easy walk through pleasant woodlands

Laide Wood 2.5km/1.5m easy small walk through pleasant woodlands with two lochs and a waterfall.

Beaches worth visiting

Beaches worth visiting

Mellon Udrigle Beach

Slaggan Beach
Grulnard Beach
Firemore Beach
Big Sand Beach
Gairloch Beach
Red Point Beach

4km/2.5m nice walk

4km/2.5m nice walk

Mellon Udringle 4km/2.5m.  A nice walk up to trig point and around.  Some paths can be found otherwise its down to following the coastline.

5km/3m  good track to walk,cycle or jog

5km/3m good track to walk,cycle or jog

5km/3m Slaggan Beach.  Good track to either walk, cycle or jog - ending at the remote Slaggan Beach.


It is possible to walk from Slaggan Beach North to Greenstone Point and around to Opinan, there are some sections of path around the coast or it is possible to walk South down to Mellon Charles and the Aroma Cafe

8km/5m one way, good walk or mountain bike.

8km/5m one way, good walk or mountain bike.

8km/5 m Slattadale.  A good walk or mountain bike, one way.  The path is rough in places.  Great views down Loch Maree.

 
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