Gylen Castle circuit, Isle of Kerrera

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This superb circuit explores the southern half of the beautiful Isle of Kerrera. Easily reached by a short ferry ride from just south of Oban, the walk has fine views out to other islands and visits the well-preserved and wonderfully atmospheric remains of Gylen Castle.

Terrain

Mostly on tracks, boggy at times; grassy but wet path to visit the Castle.

Public Transport

Gallanach bus (school times only) from Oban stops at jetty for Kerrera ferry; ferryboat then takes you across to the start of the walk. Traveline Scotland.

Start

Kerrera Ferry terminal. Map and directions.

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