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.
We were please to have been awarded the position by the website www.scotlandsroute66.co.uk
Chanonry Point – Dolphins
Robertsons Larder Farm 7.2 miles
Rogie Falls 6.4miles
Touchstone Maze 3.6miles
Strathpeffer pump room 4 miles
Tollie Red Kites
Black Isle Brewery 6.5 miles
Beauly Priory 7.8 miles
Glen Ord Distillery 5.4 miles
Castle Leod 3.8 miles
GlenWyvis Whisky/Gin Distillery
Mitchell Hill Cemetery
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.
Another good resource for our 500 mile curcuit called ‘Scotlands Route 66’ they run a Facebook Page with a lot of useful information and Q&As for the route.
Link: Facebook Page for Scotlands Route 66
Dunrobin Castle – our famous local ‘fairy tale’ style Castle 40 miles up A9
Orkney – 5,000 tears of pre-history
Visit Dornoch for tourism, golf and more..
Gordon – Landscape Photography
Adventure Guides Kayaks, Mountaineering, Family Experiences
Call 01349 3693039
Feel free to call Moira on 07951 099 198
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