Eilean Ban - wildlife Lochalsh
Under the Skye Bridge

Postcode / Grid / GPS: NG 746 271

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The small island of Eilean Ban (underneath the Skye Bridge) was once occupied by Gavin Maxwell (author of ‘Ring of Bright Water’). Gavin bought the island in 1963, he intended to turn it into a private zoo for Scottish wildlife. The area is now managed by the Eilean Ban Trust.