• On top of the world with Nineonesix

    On top of the world with Nineonesix

  • Early morning near Applecross

    Early morning near Applecross

  • Nineonesix mountain biking

    Nineonesix mountain biking

  • The Seaflower at sunset

    The Seaflower at sunset

Activities in the Scottish Highlands

Walking, climbing, mountain-biking and guiding is available with an expert local guide www.nineonesix.co.uk.

Half-day or full-day sea trips or an evening sail with wine and canapes are offered on the Seaflower from Shieldaig jetty with www.torridonseatours.com. Torridon Yacht Charter offers bareboat charter on a luxurious Hanse 385 yacht www.torridonyachtcharter.com

Sea kayaking with instruction and adventure activities are available in the village with Shieldaig Adventures www.shieldaigadventures.com, sea kayaking is also available in Applecross, www.applecross.uk. River and sea kayaking, shooting, archery and scrambling through Torridon Activities www.thetorridon.com. Fishing and boat trips can usually be arranged locally.

Shieldaig has an all-weather tennis court with racquet and ball hire, as well as a small children’s play area.

Golf is available in Lochcarron and Gairloch, both within easy reach and well worth a visit.

"Great area to explore. We loved the walk at the back of the house and had a BBQ on the beach"

- Leslie party, April 2015

"Gorge scrambling, local coastal walks, highland pass drives and the Torridon sea tour have all made for a spectacular holiday"

- Hodgkiss family, An Cos guests August 2014