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Another beautiful beach

You can quickly see why people rave about Clachtoll Beach. There's plenty of parking beyond the... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Clare L
Stop if you can

We went for the hike and got so much more. The hike itself is scenic and interesting with great... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Gail O
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Madison, Wisconsin
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
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Travellers talk about
“highland cows” (2 reviews)
“lovely walk” (3 reviews)
“lovely beach” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Clachtoll, Lochinver, Scotland
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"campsite"
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

You can quickly see why people rave about Clachtoll Beach. There's plenty of parking beyond the campsite, and a little Rangers' Hut, which made us chuckle as there' holes cut in the base of the door labelled 'Stoat Holes'. Another positive is the wooden walkway...More

Thank Clare L
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We went for the hike and got so much more. The hike itself is scenic and interesting with great rock layers sliding into the ocean, Then we came upon the archeological dig in progress. We could walk right and watch them work and one worker...More

Thank Gail O
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Wandered along the coast path trying to miss the swampy ground but it was all worth it. The archaeologists were working but happy to tell me all about what they were finding. Amazing history and well worth a visit.

Thank norma j
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was amazing. We had a guided tour of the site which was informative and interesting. IT is in a lovely location and was very special.

Thank Angela R
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Fab wee gem with local scan sculpturing every year. Parking is available nearby and there is a small ranger's hut with some local information. It goes with out saying that the white sand and sunshine makes this a lovely beach. Midges can plague the surrounding...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

short walk from car park along boardwalk to lovely sandy beach in attractive bay with interesting rock formations. accessible using a crutch, which was often not the case on other beaches. bathrooms, picnic tables and ranger nature hut nearby.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

History, beautiful white sand, pale blue water and a lovely walk. What's not to like at this lovely spot.

Thank THFC69
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Roadside parking across from the beach and a small scramble onto the beach (Not great for wheelchair or pushchair users). Often empty and with lovely views out to sea and some of the islands as well as nice views behind the beach. Often with highland...More

Thank Ruqie1
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The beach is fab clean and very nice to relax on Plenty of rocks to lean againest if you want to. Sand id golden and good for sandcastle making. Dogs are allowed on beach. But clean up after them. Did witness some dog fouling on...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely little walk well signposted and very accessible. Only one slippery climb. Amazing views from the cliffs showing some of the folding of the earth millions of years ago. The Iron Age fort is very well preserved. You can go inside it and climb...More

Thank emloue
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