Riverside Chalets , Caravan and Camping                     
Affordable Loch Ness self catering , family holiday lets Caravan and camping for the Scottish Highlands and Islands
Tel: 078 6232 2990 Email: contact@lochness-chalets.co.uk
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This area has fantastic opportunities for walking , the Munros  are so close by .The Great Glen way that runs from Inverness to Fort William passing through Loch Ness , and Ben Nevis and over 79 miles of majestic scenery ;The Great Glen Way
Strathconon Glen is rated as one of the most beautiful glens in Scotland and is only a few miles away , this is well worth a visit and you are sure to encounter a herd of deer on a trip through this glorious Glen.

You can also walk to Rogie falls from the caravan and campsite or walk up to view rock for truly spectacular view.
Just a few miles away is the the majestic Ben Wyvis
  A great website for discovering more about walking in the Highlands is WalkHighlands
Other mountain walks
  • Ben Nevis, Fort William, West Highlands
  • Glen Clova walk, Angus , Cairngorms
  • Glen Doll walk (Driesh and Mayar), Angus
  • Ben Cleuch, Ochil Hills, near Stirling
  • Ben Starav, Loch Etive, West Highlands
  • Lochnagar, Royal Deeside, Cairngorms
  • Sgurr Dearg: The Inaccessible Pinnacle, Isle of Skye
  • The Cuillin Ridge, Isle of Skye
  • Rannoch Moor, Central Highlands
  • Beinn na Lap, Corrour Station, Rannoch Moor
  • Glas Tulaichean, near Glenshee, southern Highlands
  • Ben Ledi, Trossachs, near Callander
  • Stuchd an Lochain, Glenlyon, Perthshire
  • Pap of Glencoe (Sgorr na Ciche) Lochaber
  • Mountain Biking

    Just over the road from the caravan and campsite you can pick up several mountain bike trails . There is a bike hire shop called the The Square wheels in the village of Strathpeffer for your convenience .




    Climbing at Moy Rock  which is a couple of miles from our site . https://www.scottishclimbs.com/wiki/Moy_Rock


    Scotland is , or course , the home of golf and there are so many golfing opportunties in this area , with Strathpeffer being a few miles away


    Urquhart Castle - Magnificently set on the side of Loch Ness
    Eilean Donan Castle - Famous castle near the Isle of Skye
    -Castle Leod  - Strathpeffer




    Running through the village of Contin is the River Blackwater the largest tributary of the River Conon , Ross-shire's best salmon and sea trout river . We are ideally situated to provide accommodation for visiting salmon anglers

    Scotland has the best faciltiies for a range of water based activities
    such as canoeing , white water rafting , Gorge walking . You can enjoy canoeing from our-site . We are hoping to offer canoe hire in the near future .
    Rothiemurchus has some great activities , many of which we have tried ourselves . We recomment the Segways for a great family event .

    We have also used the highland activities centre near Fort Augustus and we loved the Funyacking and also canoeing on Loch Oich .

    Visitor attractions

    Rogie Falls - see the Salmon leaping if you are lucky
    We are on the famous Northcoast 500 as featured in the National Press as one of the worlds top touring routes . We are well placed for the start of that tour as the next site going west is at Applecross , which is over 3 hours spectacular drive away .

    We we would be happy to help you with planning your trips out and any excursions from the convenience of our campsite and self-catering chalets.  We can also arrange a personal tour for small groups if you like. We are centrally located for exploring all that the Scottish Highlands has to offer .