Sandaig (Camusfearna)

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A short walk down through the forestry to the beautiful and atmospheric Sandaig bay. This peaceful spot was immortalised as Camusfearna in 'Ring of Bright Water' - the famous book by Gavin Maxwell telling of his life with his pet otters at this lonely spot. NOTE: If forestry operations are in place it may be necessary to use the return path to access Sandaig.


The walk is on forestry tracks down to the coast with the option (as described) of returning on a steep woodland path or back via the forestry track.

Public Transport

Infrequent bus service to Arnisdale, get off at Upper Sandaig.


Upper Sandaig. Map and directions.

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