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Tranquil & beautiful

A very beautiful and unspoilt area, well worth a special drive, there is a ruined castle and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
OldBlueBird
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Remote Highlang Loch

A beautiful and remote loch in the far North-west of Scotland. Worth travelling to if you're in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NiallInTheHills
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very beautiful and unspoilt area, well worth a special drive, there is a ruined castle and wonderful legends surrounding the water and a chieftains daughter!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful and remote loch in the far North-west of Scotland. Worth travelling to if you're in the area, or stopping off on the way to Lochinver.

Thank NiallInTheHills
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

We picked a nice, sunny day - yes we do get some- the road into Loch Assynt is good and stopping by the ruins is a good place to get out and stretch the legs.

Thank Kingfisher3896
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The loch was a nice little resting stop for us there is not much around like cafe or petrol or toilet. But it is certainly worth the quick stop for a view of the loch and the castle ruins which is a short walk. Loch...More

Thank ZAra B
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A beautiful fresh water loch with stunning mountain scenery. A super place to stop for a picnic, a great place to sit back and enjoy the world.

Thank Joanne B
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

A good mix of ruined castle, house and a waterfall to add to the scenic location. plenty of parking and good roads.

Thank Bob G
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here as planned en route to Lochinver. What a fabulous, atmospheric place with the ruins of Ardvreck Castle to explore and photograph. Our Springer Spaniel loved the boggy ground and getting clean in the loch! Short walk to the ruin of a Laird's family...More

Thank beakenbauer
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Stunning views and also fishing available, permits from tourist office in Lochinver. Plenty of good eating places in Ullapool and Lochinver

Thank dlsands
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Beautiful loch with Ardveck Castle built on an island commanding stunning views of the loch. Worth a stop to absorb the timeless beauty of the landscape.

Thank Catherine M
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Driving along the A837 whilst doing the NC500, the came accross this loch - and it is simply lovely. There are various bits and pieces to see, such as Castle Ardvreck for example, but the loch itself was the main feature to me - it...More

Thank Ed P
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