Hutcheson's Monument circuit, Isle of Kerrera

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Visitors to Oban can't help but notice the massive obelisk monument at the north end of the isle of Kerrera, guarding the entrance to the harbour. This walk is a circuit of the northern half of Kerrera and includes a visit to the monument with its fine views.


Tracks, boggy at times. The return route on the east coast has a very wet section - this can be avoided by simply retracing steps.

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.


Kerrera Ferry terminal. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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