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Outdoor Activities In The Great Glen And Loch Ness

The Great Glen is a beautiful area from Fort William in the south to Inverness in the north.

The Great Glen and Glen Spean provides a big choice of things to see and do. There are several boat cruise operators, learn-to-fish schools, boat hire and boating holidays, cycling and walking options and lots more... the Great Glen is easily accessible from Fort William.

One of Lochaber's main outdoor activities provider - ActiveHighs offer an exciting range of outdoor experiences for everyone including white water river rafting on the R Garry. Fishing Scotland is a long established fly fishing school based in the area and offers beginners and experts alike a rewarding excursion in the area. Nevis Range at Torlundy, in Leannachan Forest is Fort Wlliam's largest outdoor activity centre providing mountain biking downhill tracks and trails, winter sports with gondola uplift to a great viewing point with restaurant and shop. Leannachan Forest offers over 20kms of forest roads and trails for walking or cycling.

The Caledonian Canal provides an inland waterway for cruising holidays and watersports activiites on Loch Lochy, Loch Oich and of course Loch Ness at Fort Augustus. Cruise Loch Ness provide two options for boat trips on Loch Ness - a leisurely cruise on MV Royal Scot and a fast powerboat trips to Urquhart Castle.

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