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Visit Strontian By Loch Sunart
The attractive village of Strontian on the shores of Loch Sunart gave its name to the element strontium, which was first discovered in the nearby lead mines in 1790. These...
There is a good choice of accommodation and eating out places. About two miles north of the village is the Ariundle Nature Reserve, which offers a pleasant two-hour nature trail through the glen and a 40-minute forest walk.
You can download a local walking in the Strontian area leaflet from this page.
the journey includes a short ferry crossing
about 25 minutes from Fort William
in this rural communituy