Activities

 

Leraning to flyThings to do and see Hill walking, fishing, rock climbing, kayaking, birdwatching……..Achiltibuie has it all.

The stunning mountains of Stac Polly, Conival, Suilven, Canisp, Quinag and An Teallach are all withinn easy reach for the hillwalker or climber.  If you prefer coastal walks, the Postie’s Path, Fox Point and Achlochan are all fascinating.  

All around you find interesting and varied wildlife and plants including red deer, buzzards, grey seals, dolphins and porpoises.  If you are lucky you may see an otter eagle or ptarmigan. There are often red deer in the fields below the Chalet and buzzards hovering on the breeze.

Enjoy the sandy and shingle beaches dotted along the coast, the best known being the stunning sands and dunes at Achnahaird beach lies only 1½ mile walk away. It provides some of the best conditions for canoeing and kayaking around the beautiful Summer Isles. Also plenty of breezes to test your skills with kites or wind surfing.  Other stunning sandy beaches within easy reach are found at Achmelvich and Clashnessie.

Brown trout fishing and sea angling are available and you can take a cruise or kayak around the Summer Isles.  For more information about activities around Achiltibuie visit www.coigach.com

With its stunning and varied scenery, this area is a walker's paradise.  There is a collection of interesting and varied walks around lochs and hills, ranging in length from 3 to 30 miles. This area is unrivalled in the variety and scale it offers including delightful coastal routes as well as the famous ancient sandstone hills of Stac Pollaidh, Suilven and Ben More Coigach.

Three miles away on the cliffs at Reiff is some of the best rock climbing in Scotland.  The cliffs are well known in climbing circles and many people come to this area for the challenge.  The area offers an amazing array of steep sandstone sea cliffs, many of which are non-tidal. There are several different areas, with walk-ins ranging from 5 minutes to one hour.

 

 

 

Email Una MacGregor: info@achiltibuieselfcatering.co.uk    Mob : 07814348553 ,  
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