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Glenfinnan | The world-renowned story of Bonnie Prince Charlie 's fight for the British throne gathered momentum at Glenfinnan where he raised the Jacobite standard and rallied his clansmen for battle.
Mallaig | At the end of the ‘Romantic Road to the Isles’ and the West Highland Railway Line lies Mallaig, just over an hour from Fort William. To go further afield, board one of the ferries either to Skye or to the Small Isles of Muck, Eigg, Rum and Canna.
Morar | As the Atlantic Ocean rolls in past the Small Isles, its azure shallows tumble on to sparkling white beaches which have long lured photographers and film-makers – none more so than the stretches from Traigh Beach to the silver sands of Morar where 'Local Hero' and 'Highlander' were filmed.
Arisaig | This is the area where the renowned west coast sunset can be enjoyed at its best. There can be no more magical sight than the sun as it disappears behind the islands in a riot of pink, red and purple, setting the mountains of Rum and Skye ablaze with colour.
Lochailort | Loch Ailort cuts its way in from the Ardnamurchan peninsula. The loch, with its clean and sheltered waters was where Scottish fish farming was pioneered. Just a mile further north at Polnish the road passes the old white church which was used in the film 'Local Hero'.
The Small Isles | Unlike many groups each island is distinct and different in geography, agronomy, population and ownership. From Muck in the south, through Eigg with its tooth-like Sgurr, and Rum, mountainous and mysterious in the clouds, to Canna in the north, the Islands offer a wonderful variety of scenery, wildlife and lifestyle.
Knoydart | The Knoydart peninsula is only accessible by boat from Mallaig or by a 20 mile hike on foot. A wonderful area for walking and camping, this is truly a miles-from-anywhere, get-away-from-it-all place. The Old Forge has the accolade of being the most remote pub in mainland Britain

Shopping | Silversands Trekking Centre

In an area with stunning scenery and spectacular coastline, what better way to enjoy exploring than on horseback. The Morar area has great scenery with the deepest freshwater loch in Europe flanked by majestic mountains. Lovely beaches such as Camusdarach beach which was used to film Local Hero as well as the sweeping 'silver sands of Morar'. Riding along the beach looking out to the Small Isles of Eigg, Muck and Rum, it's a great place to trek, so why not give it a go?

Silversands Trekking Centre is a small family owned trekking centre based at Glenrowan Farm, on the outskirts of the picturesque Morar Village.

Hosting a variety of daily activities, suitable for all ages, and abilities, we take regular trips down to the local beaches where you can experience the beautiful local scenery from horseback.

With a bit of everything to suit everyone, enjoy a long hack on the beach, or an in-hand meander around the local country side all tailored to your exact requirements.

Just give us a ring on the number above. It's an experience not to be missed!

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Shelagh Sharman
Silversands Trekking Centre
Glenrowan Farm
Morar
PH40 4PD

Tel: 07789 175 136

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