There are numerous sandy beaches and plentiful walks which, combined with turquoise seas and ever changing light, make Wester Ross unforgettable.
Rich in wildlife and steeped in history, Poolewe and the surrounding area will provide you with an abundance of things to see and do: From Archaeology to Geology and from adventurous activities, to sitting back and watching the world go by, we’re convinced there’s something for everyone.
At the furthest end of the 8 mile stretch of the Western side of Loch Ewe, you will find Cove with it’s relics and remnants of the Russian Artic Convoy, Firemore Beach, with a stunning view of Loch Ewe and the Mountains. You may be lucky enough to see an otter!
PLACES TO VISIT
Inverewe Gardens, Poolewe
Perfume Studio, Mellon Charles
Gairloch Heritage Museum, Gairloch
Artic Convoy Exhibition, Aultbea
Poolewe market (Every Tuesday from April-October, Gairloch market at the GALE centre market (Mondays) and Tourist Information
Poolewe Ceilidhs, once a week throughout the summer months.
NC 500 road trip
Firemore, near Inverasdale
Gruinard Bay, near Laide
Mellon Udrigle, near Laide
Melvaig, near Gairloch
Red Point, near Big Sands