Ballachulish Slate Quarries and Loch Leven, Ballachulish

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This is really a combination of two very short and easy but contrasting walks. The first is a visit to the old Ballachulish slate quarries which supplied most of Scotland with slates for generations; after this look at industrial heritage the second part of the walk is a delightfully scenic stroll around the peninsula behind the Isles of Glencoe Hotel.

Terrain

Extremely easy walk, mostly flat terrain on prepared paths.

Public Transport

Ballachulish is served by both local and Citilink buses.

Start

Tourist Information car park, Ballachulish. Map and directions.

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