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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



Short Bark n Sides


Dog daycare and dog grooming service in the centre of Arisaig village.

Andy Race Fish Merchants


Based in the port of Mallaig in the Highlands of Scotland, Andy Race Fishmerchants is renowned for producing the very best Scottish peat smoked salmon, including organic smoked salmon, Mallaig kippers and a variety of high quality smoked fish and shellfish - all traditionally smoked with no resort to dyes.

Leather for Living


Leather bags, belts & sporrans, handmade in Mallaig using full grain vegetable tanned leather.

Minch Adventures

Mallaig / Knoydart / Small Isles / Arisaig

Venture off the beaten track, visit remote inaccessible places where you can fish and forage, cook your catch on board our deluxe vessel or on a remote beach over an open fire. Share traditional skills local knowledge and storytelling, we bring to life Scotland’s West Coast Hebridean treasures. Experience wildlife and nature in its time frame, making your adventures personal. We lead the way.... What are you waiting for?

Big Dipper- Rib Adventure

Knoydart / Mallaig / Small Isles

The Big Dipper provides comfortable and safe transport to and from Knoydart and the surrounding areas.Located at Mallaig Pier.

Arisaig Archery


Fun archery sessions in dedicated area adjacent to Arisaig Hotel. All welcome - no experience necessary.

Silversands Trekking Centre


Small family owned pony trekking centre at Morar close to the fabulous beaches of the west coast. Tailor made trips to suit all ages.

Western Isles Cruises

Knoydart / Mallaig

Wildlife cruises, day trips to the Small Isles and a regular ferry service to Inverie on the Knoydart Peninsula. Departing from Mallaig, The MV Western Isles gives you the chance to see the stunning and remote scenery of Scotland's amazing west coast also known as “Europe’s Last Wilderness”.

Ginger - Knitwear shop


Individual hand-made clothing, as well as a range of exquisite soaps, cushions and jewellery.

Second Hand Book Sale


A great way of recycling books. Over 3000 books for sale at very reasonable prices. We also have lots of DVDs and CDs for sale. Come and have a browse.

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