Lots of websites to help you find somewhere to eat, places to visit, how to get about and even advice on the local wildlife.
Food and Drink
Scotland’s outdoor social enterprise, based in Oban, offers a great range of outdoor activities including ‘Adventure Days’ for adults and children. Canoeing, gorge scrambling, coasteering, canyoning etc.
This is the Sustrans cycle track that goes through Appin.
Ideas for walks in this area and throughout the Highlands
Relaxing boat tours from Port Appin in a 12 seat luxury RIB to see wildlife, castles and the stunning scenery.
Our nearest ski area and downhill mountain biking, plus events and summer walking access.
White water activities near Glencoe.
Excellent guided trips and kayaking courses to suit all abilities. Closest sea kayaking to Appin.
Guided trips into the hills & mountains of Glencoe. Can cater for all levels of experience & fitness.
Whether it be enjoying a countryside ramble or an airy coastal walk, hiking long distance treks through the glens or climbing amidst the majesty of the mountains..
Nevis Range is one of the premier tourist attractions in the Scottish Highlands, no visit is complete without a trip on Britain’s only mountain gondola system.
Whale watching, wildlife, and whirlpool boat trips
A great selection of land and water based activities just up the road in Glencoe.
Places to Visit
Scottish-wide Information and Directories
A comprehensive guide to attractions, activities, principal events, eating out and accommodation.
A directory of lots of things to do in Scotland.
Very comprehensive information across Scotland including places, activities and history.
Very close to Kinlochlaich in the View & Co cafe, with LIVE nest cameras on white tailed sea eagles, barn owls and herons and mini IMAX wildlife cinema.
All about sea eagles. There is a webcam on Mull but you can often see them in Appin.
Local reserve at Shian Wood. Good lists of wildlife.
Info about wildlife watching companies and comprehensive details on the whole range of wildlife species in Scotland.
Basking shark diving and wildlife excursions.