Location

To find us by road



From the East - Inverness

 

Take the A9 across the Kessock bridge to the Tore roundabout and take then second exit on the A835 (signposted Ullapool / Dingwall)

 

Follow this for 25 miles through Contin and Garve.

 

On leaving Garve, take a left on the A832 (signposted for Gairloch) and follow this for about 15 miles to Achnasheen.

Once through Achnasheen, take a left at the roundabout on to the A890 (signposted for Kyle of Lochalsh / Lochcarron).

After 18 miles continue straight ahead on the A896 to Lochcarron.

 

After entering the village of Lochcarron proceed past the primary school until you come to the Lochcarron garage.

Just before the garage, turn right up Croft Road and proceed along this for about 500m. 

Take the second turning up the hill on the right after the Wee Campsite.

From the North - Ullapool

There are 2 main options from Ullapool to Lochcarron, the fast and the scenic.

The Fast

Take the A835 (signposted for Inverness) south to Garve for 31 miles

Just before entering Garve turn right onto the A832 (signposted for Gairloch) and follow the directions as above (From the East - Inverness)

Total journey about 68 miles.

The Scenic

Take the A835 (signposted for Inverness) south for 12 miles

Turn right onto the A832 (signposted for Dundonnell / Aultbea / Gairloch) for 43 miles.

Continue on the A832 for 20 miles to Kinlochewe.

At this point you have a choice, continue on the A832 (signposted Inverness (A835) / Kyle of Lochalsh (A890)) to Achnasheen for a further 9 miles taking a right at the roundabout just before Achnasheen onto the A890 and follow the directions as above (From the East - Inverness).

 

Total Journey about 106 miles

 

OR

 

Turn right onto the A896 (signposted Shieldaig) for 32 miles to Lochcarron.

Optionally, 11 miles south of Shieldaig you can turn right to take the coast road round via Applecross to Lochcarron. This is a long stretch of single track road with passing places culminating in the Bealach na Ba - a very steep and twisty hill pass. Once down the pass, turn right at the T junction to Lochcarron or stop off at the Bealach Cafe on your left to calm your nerves!

Continue through Lochcarron and turn left up Croft Road just past the Lochcarron Garage.

Proceed along this for about 500m and take the second turning up the hill on the right after the Wee Campsite.

Total Journey about 106 miles (excluding Applecross detour).

The latter option will take you through some truly spectacular scenery but is over slower roads. 

The choice is yours!

From the South - Fort William

Take the A82 north (signposted Inverness) 9 miles to Spean Bridge.

Continue north on the A82 for a further 15 miles to Invergarry.

Turn left onto the A87 (signposted Kyle of Lochalsh) just over the bridge.

Continue on the A87 for 13 miles.

At the T junction turn left and continue on the A87 (signposted Kyle of Lochalsh / Skye Bridge) for 31 miles passing by Eilean Donan castle and Dornie.

Turn right onto the A890 (signposted Gairloch (A832) / Lochcarron (A896)) and follow this for 15 miles passing along the side of Loch Carron.

At the T junction, turn left onto the A896 to Lochcarron.

 

After entering the village of Lochcarron proceed past the primary school until you come to the Lochcarron garage.

Just before the garage, turn right up Croft Road and proceed along this for about 500m. 

Take the second turning up the hill on the right after the Wee Campsite.

Total Journey 86 miles