An Teallach

It lies to the southwest of Dundonnell and overlooks Little Loch Broom, in an area often nicknamed the "great wilderness". An Teallach means 'The Anvil' or 'The Forge' in Scottish Gaelic.

The GALE Centre

A great place to plan your visit to the Gairloch and Loch Ewe area. Tourist information, Exhibtions and Community Shop.

The GALE Centre

The GALE Centre - Opened in May 2012. A great place for everyone to visit; Tourist Information, Exhibitions, Community Shop and more!

Camping at Big Sands, Gairloch

Walk at Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve

Complex mountain massif in the Torridon area of the Highlands of Scotland. It forms a long ridge with many spurs and summits, two of which are classified as Munros. The name Beinn Eighe comes from the Scottish Gaelic meaning File Mountain.

Loch Ewe & Poolewe

Sea loch on the west coast of the Ross and Cromarty district in the Northwest Highlands of Scotland. The shores are inhabited by a traditionally Gidhlig speaking people living in or sustained by crofting villages, the most notable of which, situated on the north-eastern shore, is the Aultbea settlement.

Hebridean Princess at Loch Shieldaig

Badachro & Loch Gairloch

View across Loch Maree

At 20 km (12 mi) long and with a maximum width of 4 km (2.5 mi), it is the fourth largest freshwater loch in Scotland; it is the largest north of Loch Ness. Its surface area is 28.6 km2.

Inverewe Gardens

Little Gruinard

Gairloch Bay

Small village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch on the northwest coast of Scotland. A popular tourist destination in the summer months, Gairloch has a golf course, a small museum, several hotels, a community centre, a leisure centre with sports facilities, a local radio station, beaches and nearby mountains.

Welcome to Gairloch and Loch Ewe, the heart of Wester Ross in the North West Highlands of Scotland!

If you are planning a trip to the Highlands then look no further, Wester Ross has it all! Spectacular mountain and coastal scenery, an array of unspoilt sandy beaches, a rich variety of wildlife and a whole range of activities to enjoy! 

Here, you’ll find everything you need to plan your holiday! If you're particularly organised you can even order books, maps and guides of the area in advance of your visit!

If you’d like help with your planning or just can’t find what you are looking for please get in touch and we’ll be happy to help you make the most of your holiday in Wester Ross!

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5 Best Walks in Wester Ross under 2 hours!

27th November 2019

There are lots of amazing scenic walks in our area for all abilities! The mountains s...

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Charcoal Project!

15th May 2019

GALE have been collaborating with NTS Inverewe Garden & Estate making BBQ Charcoal an...

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GALE Outdoor Learning Team join The Aspen Project!

19th April 2019

We are delighted to be a part of the Aspen Project at Inverewe in Wester Ross! NTS In...

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