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Creag Meagaidh National Nature Reserve

#27 of 45 things to do in Fort William Features Animals
Loch Laggan, Fort William, Scotland
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Stunning scenery

This reserve offers everything from simple walks to tackling a true Scottish mountain experience... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Nice walking trip

Good walking trip with a free car park and essential facilities such as information boards and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
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Loch Laggan, Fort William, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

This reserve offers everything from simple walks to tackling a true Scottish mountain experience. Be sure to be well-equipped if you head for the upper slopes. Situated alongside Loch Laggan, you cannot beat this for experiencing 'wild' Scotland. Good information boards in the large carpark...More

2  Thank aberdeenangler
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Good walking trip with a free car park and essential facilities such as information boards and toilets. Shame there isn't a slightly longer length walk - you either do 2km or 10km, there is nothing in between! If you are planning on doing the longer...More

Thank Sarahnatalie11
Reviewed 18 November 2015

There were plenty of bird wildlife as we visited.Good time of year to visit as spring was in the air.

1  Thank mambo5Scotland
Reviewed 7 September 2015

You can choose one of 3 easy trails, or go for it and take a 5 mile trip to to the hidden jewel. Free parking on site.

2  Thank hornblower1492
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Nice place to spend a few hours and can easily be experienced as part of a bigger day (e.g. multiple hikes, passing through region by car). The entry has a large parking lot with picnic tables which are perfect for a snack. Their is a...More

2  Thank ADG33
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Creag Meagaidh and 2 other 3000ft mountains nearby make a great walk before heading off to Skye. Still quite a lot of snow above 3000ft this month due to cold spring.

Thank Donald F
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

The area offers everything from well maintained easy access for occassional walkers through to Munro summits and ice climbing on the crags in winter. A wide range of wildlife and local fauna which can all be enjoyed with easy access from the carpark. An excellent...More

Thank Ginger1974
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Was told about this walk by the b&b we was staying in,we was so glad we did it, Amazing scenery and well marked walk with a path,There is a information centre that has maps and toilets before your walk, Good walking shoes and waterproofs are...More

Thank sani321
Reviewed 22 April 2015

It is breathtakingly beautiful. The place well maintained with proper information center and path. There is small picnic tables available before reaching information centre and accommodate with toilet as well. Be prepared with proper hiking shoes as you may enter various different length and path...More

1  Thank Syazwin
Reviewed 4 October 2014

So long pants, good waking shoes, a sweater and water, then you are off for as long a walk or as short of one as you want. There is everything to see here if you want to or you can just walk, enjoy that and...More

1  Thank solo_gal4scenery
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Tracey T
Are dogs allowed in the nature reserve?
13 July 2015|
Response from Ross L |
Yes all dogs are welcome. We do have livestock all year round and ground nesting birds during spring and summer, so we ask that all dogs are under close control.