Killiecrankie Visitor Centre (NTS)
On 27 July 1689, the Pass of Killiecrankie echoed with the sound of battle cries and gunfire when, nearby, a Jacobite army led by 'Bonnie Dundee' defeated the government forces under General Hugh Mackay. One soldier evaded capture by making a spectacular jump across the River Garry at Soldier's Leap. The wooded gorge, much admired by Queen Victoria in 1844, is tranquil now, and is designated a…
Site all year, daily. Visitor Centre, shop and snack bar: April-June and September-October, daily 10am-5.30pm July-August, daily 9.30am-6.00pm.