Scourie and Assynt from the air


Places of Interest within easy driving distance of Scourie Lodge

HANDA ISLAND
A Scottish Wildlife Trust Bird Reserve on a beautiful island reached by a boat trip from Tarbet which is about 8km from Scourie.

KYLESKU
Boat trips to the highest waterfall in Britain, Drop of 658 feet
Boat trips to Keracher Gardens are available three times a week
Kylesku is a 9 mile drive south from Scourie

LOCHINVER
Lochinver coastal route is a must with beautiful scenic views. Along this route there is a road which leads to the Point of Stoer and its lighthouse. The famous sea stack – ‘The old Man of Stoer’ can be reached by a 3km walk from Stoer Lighthouse. Lochinver is a small fishing village. You may also visit Highland Stoneware where visitors are welcome to see the working pottery

KNOCKAN CLIFF GEOPARK VISITOR CENTRE
Situated on the A894 the road to Ullapool - geology and plant trails along the cliffs.
Splendid views. Exhibition and leaflets from Centre

INCHNADAMPH
A small hamlet on the A894 has a 3km walk to the ‘ Inchnadamph Bone Caves’ bones of extinct animals found during an excavation of polar bear, brown bear, arctic fox and Lynx native to the area before the last Ice Age

SANDWOOD BAY
An 8km walk to a magnificent beach.  The walk is rewarded by one of the finest views in Britain

SMOO CAVE – DURNESS
Huge limestone cavern with three compartments. Walk way and boat trips

THE FIVE MOUNTAINS
Within a short driving distance you can reach each of these beautiful mountains
Foinaven, Arkle, Stack, Quinag and Suilven

GOLF COURSES
Durness, Bonar Bridge, Dornoch – Struie and Royal Dornoch, Helmsdale, Reay, Brora and Golspie