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Natural Features in Caithness, Sutherland & Ross-shire

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Clashnessie Falls

Clashnessie, Scotland, UK

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

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.

Achness Waterfall

Rosehall, Lairg, Scotland, UK

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

Russell Burn

Applecross, Scotland, UK

A dramatic waterfall just off the Bealach na Ba.

Falls of Balgy

Nr Torridon, Scotland, UK

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

Allt a'Mhuiseil

Lairg, Scotland, UK

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

Dundonnell River Falls

Dundonnell, Scotland, UK

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

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.

River Brora fossil site

Scotland, UK

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

Clo Mor cliffs, Sutherland

Scotland, UK

The highest mainland cliffs in the UK at 281m(920ft)with a huge seabird colony they are usually visited via passenger ferry.

Falls of Glomach

Scotland, UK

Plunging 113m (370 ft)the falls here are certainly spectacular.

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.

Wailing Widow Falls

Unapool, Scotland, UK

Superb 15m falls, they are well worth the short walk.

Ardessie Falls

Ardessie, Scotland, UK

Spectacular waterfalls above Little Loch Broom.

1 Clashnessie Falls Clashnessie, Scotland, UK
2 Smoo Cave Scotland, UK
3 North West Highlands Geopark Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4HH
4 Achness Waterfall Rosehall, Lairg, Scotland, UK
5 Russell Burn Applecross, Scotland, UK
6 Falls of Balgy Nr Torridon, Scotland, UK
7 Allt a'Mhuiseil Lairg, Scotland, UK
8 Dundonnell River Falls Dundonnell, Scotland, UK
9 Thurso Shore – fossils Scotland, UK
10 River Brora fossil site Scotland, UK
11 Clo Mor cliffs, Sutherland Scotland, UK
12 Falls of Glomach Scotland, UK
13 Corrieshalloch Gorge Ullapool, Scotland, UK
14 Wailing Widow Falls Unapool, Scotland, UK
15 Ardessie Falls Ardessie, Scotland, UK

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