Lochaber days out or short walks from Carinbrook

Corrour to Spean Bridge

This is a very fine walk from Corrour to Spean Bridge, which could be done in the other direction.   There are not many trains so

The Ring of Steall

The Ring of Steall is a classic mountain circuit from Glen Nevis combining four Munros.  There is some steep ground, easy scrambl

Ben Nevis

The mountain can be tackled in a number of different ways, the normal choice being the Tourist Path from the visitor centre.   Th

Winter wonderland

Good winter conditions in Lochaber provide some beautiful scenery and great opportunities for hiking in the mountains.  There are

The Ledge Route

For the more adventurous hiker there is a fantastic grade 1 scramble available on the north face of Ben Nevis.  This hike should

Walk on the wild side

There is some great scenery to be found on this remote walk between to classic railway stations.  Take the late morning train fro

Coast and beaches

To the west along the A830, known as “The Road to the Isles” there are some beautiful lochs and beaches to explore. It

Corrour to Glen Nevis

This is a walk which is best started at Corrour station because of the limited train services to and from Fort William. However fi

Corrour and Loch Ossian

A trip to Corrour by train followed by a walk around Loch Ossian provides a marvellous day out. You can board the train at Banavie

Creag Meagaidh

The Creag Meagaidh National Nature Reserve is a wonderful three munro circuit with some dramatic mountain scenery. About 20km driv

The Jacobite

The Jacobite runs right by our house and can be easily viewed and heard.   The 2021 timetable has been released and is as follows


There is always something to see at Banavie. Watch cruise and sailing boats passing through the locks.  See The Jacobite passing