Fairy Lochs Walk

Fairy Lochs Walk

Fairy Lochs Walk

  • Distance – 6 km (3.75 miles)
  • Ascent – 230m (3,350 feet)
  • Time – 2 – 2.5 hours
  • Summary – Some forestry tracks, but mainly rough stalkers tracks and some boggy areas. Birchwoods and moorland.

Guided Fairy Lochs walk with visit to WWII bomber crash site.

The route begins and ends near the Shieldaig Lodge Hotel and follows a well-worn path. There are great views back over Loch Gairloch to the surrounding Torridon mountain, dominated by Baosbheinn (‘The Wizard’s Mountain’). Discover the habitats of birchwood, moorland, beautiful small lochs with plenty of local wildlife to see.

An important destination of this walk is a memorial marking the site of a fatal air-crash from a WWII Liberator crash bomber site . The site is left unspoilt and still has a propeller and various plane parts in situ.

Fairy Lochs Walk

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Bomber memorial

Fairy Loch Walk