Balmacara Forest - wildlife Lochalsh
A87, East of Kyle of Lochalsh

Postcode / Grid / GPS: NG 819 287

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Balmacara Forest has a mix of native birchwoods and oakwoods along with planted conifers. There are magnificent views of Lochalsh, Kylerhea and over to Skye from the upper reaches of the forest.

You can follow two waymarked walks through the forest, both of these are accessed through the campsite at Balmacara.

The Blue walk is 3.3km (2 miles) in length and takes around 1 hour 15 minutes.

The Red walk is 5.2 km (3.25 Miles) in length and takes around 1 our 45 minutes.