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Rare Scottish Forest, Idyllic

Rare opportunity to walk through a Scottish forest. Historically, Scotland was deforested in the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Amanda C
Well maintained paths through lovely countryside

A great place to stop off if you have some spare time. There is parking and we had a picnic at one... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Ailsa56
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Not sure if this is the same forest, but during our one-day cruise stop in Ullapool, we noticed the forested walking trails on the other side of the small town. Very accessible by foot while in town. It was beautiful seeing the ferns and walking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Rare opportunity to walk through a Scottish forest. Historically, Scotland was deforested in the medieval ages. Thats why you get all the rolling hills and rocky craigs that are totally bare. But up here, you get to see what the island may have looked like...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 24 May 2018

A great place to stop off if you have some spare time. There is parking and we had a picnic at one of the tables.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ailsa56
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Good parking and easy walking. Wonderful variety of trees, and lots of identification markers, but sometimes not clear to which tree they referred.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DiNic333
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We returned here in late April having last been here in the autumn and it was a pleasure to enjoy the trees in the spring - with new leaves appearing. There were three or four rhododendrons out and several groups of primroses and daffodils. We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Easy to find the car parks off the main road and well signposted as you go around. You can take a stroll through the lower forest/gardens and/or go for a more challenging walk up the hillside. Well maintained paths and lovely scenery. Would recommend for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sallyohlson
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The Lael Forest walks can be found on the main road at Lael, just about a ten minute drive out of town heading towards Inverness. There is a car park signposted on the side of the road. The forest and walks are managed by the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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