Claish Moss, a former National Nature Reserve, is one of Scotland’s finest and unusual raised bogs, with hummocks of the woolly hair moss and fourteen species of Sphagnum.
Lochaber is a wild, beautiful, remote region in the heart of the West Highlands of Scotland with stunning scenery, sandy beaches, rocky shorelines, historical landscapes and some of the best places for wildlife, walking and adventure in the UK. >>Places to Stay...
Selected Hotels across Lochaber - ideally situated for your walking and wildlife holiday
The Spean Bridge Hotel is home to The Commando Exhibition as well as being well placed to visit The Commando Memorial. The hotel is in the centre of Spean Bridge and offers some 26 rooms ranging from single, double, triple and family rooms as well have having some chalets to the rear. There are several walks nearby, including the High Bridge walk, Killiechonate woodlands and the Wee Minister.
Wild About Lochaber for Wildlife
Wild About Lochaber for Walking
There are many scenic walks in Lochaber to suit all tastes and fitness levels, ranging from gentle strolls, to coastal, forest and moorland walks, through to challenging mountain treks. We have over 80 printer friendly walks with OS maps, route descriptions, photographs and wildlife commenary. >>Walking in Lochaber...
A stunning walk along the shores of Loch Arkaig leading to a delightful bothy by a river at Invermallie.