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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.

National Cycle Network – Route 78 – Oban to Fort William

This is the Sustrans cycle track that goes through Appin.

Oban and Lorn Walks

Ideas for walks in this area and throughout the Highlands

Appin Boat Tours

Relaxing boat tours from Port Appin in a 12 seat luxury RIB to see wildlife, castles and the stunning scenery.

Glencoe Mountain

Our nearest ski area and downhill mountain biking, plus events and summer walking access.

Vertical Descents

White water activities near Glencoe.

Paddle Lochaber

Excellent guided trips and kayaking courses to suit all abilities. Closest sea kayaking to Appin.

Go Glencoe

Guided trips into the hills & mountains of Glencoe. Can cater for all levels of experience & fitness.

Walk in Scotland

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

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.

Sealife Adventures

Whale watching, wildlife, and whirlpool boat trips

Glencoe Activities

A great selection of land and water based activities just up the road in Glencoe.


Places to Visit


Green Info


Scottish-wide Information and Directories

A website promoting the area with a directory of all kinds of attractions and businesses.

Welcome to Argyll & Bute

A comprehensive guide to attractions, activities, principal events, eating out and accommodation.

Exploring Scotland

A directory of lots of things to do in Scotland.

Undiscovered Scotland

Very comprehensive information across Scotland including places, activities and history.


Wildlife Hub

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.

Sea Eagles

All about sea eagles. There is a webcam on Mull but you can often see them in Appin.

Scottish Wildlife Trust

Local reserve at Shian Wood. Good lists of wildlife.

Wild Scotland

Info about wildlife watching companies and comprehensive details on the whole range of wildlife species in Scotland.

Basking Sharks

Basking shark diving and wildlife excursions.