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Natural Features in Caithness, Sutherland & Ross-shire

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Falls of Balgy

Nr Torridon, Scotland, UK

A splendid series of falls on the River Balgy as it falls steeply to the sea.

Dundonnell River Falls

Dundonnell, Scotland, UK

An attractive waterfall where the Dundonnell river rushes through a narrow rocky gorge.

Smoo Cave

Scotland, UK

Scotland’s most spectacular cave with a huge entrance, a bridge to the second chamber and an 80 foot waterfall. Well worth...

North West Highlands Geopark

Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4HH

Stunning mountain landscapes, clean sandy beaches, ancient settlements and thriving communities.

Allt a'Mhuiseil

Lairg, Scotland, UK

A great tumbling series of falls on the Allt a'Mhuiseil.

Achness Waterfall

Rosehall, Lairg, Scotland, UK

Spectacular falls in a narrow wooded gorge on the River Cassley.

Clashnessie Falls

Clashnessie, Scotland, UK

Well worth a visit, these dramatic 15 metre falls are a short walk from the road.

Russell Burn

Applecross, Scotland, UK

A dramatic waterfall just off the Bealach na Ba.

Corrieshalloch Gorge

Ullapool, Scotland, UK

The finest example of a ‘box canyon’ in Britain it is easily accessed from just off the main Ullapool road.

Thurso Shore – fossils

Scotland, UK

The shore and cliffs here are especially rich in fish beds, with scales, teeth and sometimes complete fish to be found.

Ardvreck Waterfall

Assynt, Scotland, UK

A delightful tree-shaded waterfall close to the ruins of Ardvreck Castle.

Silverbridge Falls

Little Garve, Garve, Scotland, UK

A stunning series of falls on the Black Water River.

Inverlael Waterfall

Garve, Scotland, UK

A beautiful waterfall, it is a highlight of a walk through the Lael Forest Garden.

Falls of Kirkaig

Scotland, UK

These 20m (65ft) high falls are the end of the line for salmon making their way up the River Kirkaig.

River Brora fossil site

Scotland, UK

One mile upstream from the river mouth, a short section of Jurassic rock is exposed.

1 Falls of Balgy Nr Torridon, Scotland, UK
2 Dundonnell River Falls Dundonnell, Scotland, UK
3 Smoo Cave Scotland, UK
4 North West Highlands Geopark Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4HH
5 Allt a'Mhuiseil Lairg, Scotland, UK
6 Achness Waterfall Rosehall, Lairg, Scotland, UK
7 Clashnessie Falls Clashnessie, Scotland, UK
8 Russell Burn Applecross, Scotland, UK
9 Corrieshalloch Gorge Ullapool, Scotland, UK
10 Thurso Shore – fossils Scotland, UK
11 Ardvreck Waterfall Assynt, Scotland, UK
12 Silverbridge Falls Little Garve, Garve, Scotland, UK
13 Inverlael Waterfall Garve, Scotland, UK
14 Falls of Kirkaig Scotland, UK
15 River Brora fossil site Scotland, UK

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