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Walking in Inverness, Loch Ness & Nairn

River Nairn circuit

Nairn, Scotland, UK

This enjoyable ramble from Nairn explores both banks of the river, from the harbour where it flows into the sea up to the...

Loch Ruthven

Near Farr, Scotland, UK

More of a place to visit than a walk, Loch Ruthven RSPB Reserve is a nesting site for the dramatic-looking Slavonian Grebe...

Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan and neighbours

Alltbeithe, Scotland, UK

Strenuous walk over some of the remotest mountains in Britain. Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan is a magnificent peak; whilst Mullach...

Ord Hill

Near North Kessock, Scotland, UK

Ord Hill is a forested ridge on the Black Isle, just across the Kessock Bridge and overlooking Inverness. There are two...

Inverarnie Esker Trail

Littlemill, Scotland, UK

Walk along ridges and look at pools left behind by glaciers which moved across this landscape thousands of years ago. A good...

Cromarty coastal circuit and McFarquhar's Bed

Cromarty, Scotland, UK

A lovely walk with plenty of good coastal views and varied interest. There are two steep sections and care is needed with...

Caledonian Canal and Dochgarroch Locks

Inverness, Scotland, UK

This easy walk follows the Caledonian Canal towpath from Inverness to the lochs at Dochgarroch, returning on the far bank;...

Nairn dunes to Kingsteps and Culbin Forest

Nairn, Scotland, UK

Varied walk taking in the beach and dunes to the east of Nairn, then a section of the Culbin forest before returning along a...

Rosemarkie to Cromarty

Rosemarkie, Scotland, UK

A one-way coastal route from Rosemarkie to Cromarty - the return can be made by public transport (check the times). The...

Contin Forest and View Rock circuit

near Contin, Scotland, UK

Pretty, circular, forest walk through birch, pine and spruce woodland to View Rock.

Great Glen Way 5: Invermoriston to Drumnadrochit

Invermoriston, Scotland, UK

This stage of the Great Glen Way follows Loch Ness with good views across the water to the hills on the south side of the...

Three lochs circuit

South Loch Ness, Scotland, UK

Delightful walk through varied and quiet countryside, taking in three lochs, each with a distinct character, on the south of...

Loch nam Bonnach

Near Beauly, Scotland, UK

Loch nam Bonnach is a very peaceful stretch of water hidden amongst the low moors to the west of Beauly. This circular walk...

Urquhart woods and Loch Ness

From Drumnadrochit, Scotland, UK

A short stroll through fine alder woodland leads to a peaceful spot on the shores of Loch Ness, seemingly far from the busy...

Meall Fuar-mhonaidh

near Drumnadrochit, Scotland, UK

Meall Fuar-mhonaidh may not be well known by name, but it is the most prominent summit around Loch Ness and provides a...

1 River Nairn circuit Nairn, Scotland, UK
2 Loch Ruthven Near Farr, Scotland, UK
3 Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan and neighbours Alltbeithe, Scotland, UK
4 Ord Hill Near North Kessock, Scotland, UK
5 Inverarnie Esker Trail Littlemill, Scotland, UK
6 Cromarty coastal circuit and McFarquhar's Bed Cromarty, Scotland, UK
7 Caledonian Canal and Dochgarroch Locks Inverness, Scotland, UK
8 Nairn dunes to Kingsteps and Culbin Forest Nairn, Scotland, UK
9 Rosemarkie to Cromarty Rosemarkie, Scotland, UK
10 Contin Forest and View Rock circuit near Contin, Scotland, UK
11 Great Glen Way 5: Invermoriston to Drumnadrochit Invermoriston, Scotland, UK
12 Three lochs circuit South Loch Ness, Scotland, UK
13 Loch nam Bonnach Near Beauly, Scotland, UK
14 Urquhart woods and Loch Ness From Drumnadrochit, Scotland, UK
15 Meall Fuar-mhonaidh near Drumnadrochit, Scotland, UK

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