The local area & NC500

Local to the Birches B&B

Immediate local activities  include wildlife spotting from Bottlenose Dolphins to Red Kites and Deer in the glens,  history from Castle Leod, Strathpeffer Pump Room, and Beauly Priory, Distilleries Glen Ord and Glen Wyvis and Beer Brewing at the Black Isle Brewery with lots of outdoor activities including Rogie Falls, Touchstone Maze here are a few ideas for you.

Chanonry Point – Dolphins

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Robertsons Larder Farm 7.2 miles

www.visitscotland.com

Rogie Falls 6.4miles

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Touchstone Maze 3.6miles

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Strathpeffer pump room 4 miles

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Tollie Red Kites

www.rspb.org.uk

Dingwall Museum

www.dingwallmuseum.co.uk

Black Isle Brewery 6.5 miles

www.blackislebrewery.com

Beauly Priory 7.8 miles

www.historicenvironment.scot

Glen Ord Distillery 5.4 miles

www.malts.com

Castle Leod 3.8 miles

www.castleleod.org.uk

GlenWyvis Whisky/Gin Distillery

glenwyvis.com

Mitchell Hill Cemetery

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North Coast 500 (NC500)

The Highlands’ answer to Route 66! The Birches is right on the route of the North Coast 500 which includes fantastic scenes and captured in some of the images below.  All these pictures were taken at places that can be visited within day trips from the Birches.