Useful Links

Below are a selection of website links recommended by Clachaig. Please browse the associated websites by clicking on the name:

Glencoe Accommodation

Clachaig Inn

Popular inn with bed and breakfast accommodation and lively bars serving good food and cask conditioned ales.

CLACHAIG Holidays

A selection of 11 four and five star self catering properties located in and around the villages of Glencoe and Ballachulish, run by the folks at Clachaig Inn.

Glencoe Independent Hostel

Affordable hostel style accommodation, offering a choice of group and individual accommodation, just a short walk along the road from Clachaig.

Images, Art, Galleries and Entertainers

Mountain Art

Original art and prints featuring spectacular images of mountain by Llanberis based artist Ginger Cain.

Graeme Pearson

The web site of musician Graeme Pearson - a regular on stage at Clachaig.

Mountain Images

A full print gallery and online shop with many photographs of Glencoe and the Highlands of Scotland

Ben Edom

One of Scotland's leading Fingerstyle guitar players, based just down the road in Appin.

Billy Currie Photography

Billy Currie Photography featuring Holidays, Courses and Workshops, along with some cracking images of Glencoe & elsewhere.

Barrie Tumbridge Photography

Gallery with some excellent photos of the Glencoe area taken while staying at Clachaig. Courses available too!

HighlandScapes

Photographs from the Highlands & Islands of Scotland by Donnie Montgomery, including some great images from the Glencoe area.

Wild Card Walks

A gallery of some more lovely photos of Glencoe, plus a site containing photos from across the UK.

Beers, Breweries and Distilleries

Heather Ale

Not only the makers of Heather Ale, one of Clachaig’s best selling brands, but other eclectic Scottish brews such as Kelpie (seaweed beer), Ebulum and Grozet (Gooseberry Wheat Beer.

Isle of Skye Brewery

Another of our favourites and regularly featured breweries based on the Isle Of Skye. Online shop too!

Houston Brewing Company

Based in Renfrewshire. A very popular range of ales deservedly winning several awards.

Cairngorm Brewery

A fine collection of Highland Ales from the Eastern Highlands.

Orkney Brewery

Founded in 1988, one of the more established of the smaller breweries in Scotland, with classic brands such as Dark Island and Raven Ale.

Ben Nevis Distillery

Purveyors of "the Dew of the Ben" and the Glencoe Malt and the best chocolates on the face of the earth. Call in to the visitor centre if you go to Fort William.

CAMRA

Campaign for Real Ale. Modern day beer crusaders. All things good-beer-related. Find your nearest branch, beer festivals etc.

Travel Related Sites & Other Useful Resources

Inspire Mountaineering

Glencoe based Mountain Instruction and Guiding. Ideal for gaining some knowledge and confidence in the local hills.

Ice Factor

Brand new indoor climbing wall in Kinlochleven featuring the world's largest indoor ice wall and competition standard articulated rock wall.

Stramash

Oban based Outdoors Social Enterprise delivering a variety of courses throughout the west coast of Scotland.

Caledonian Campers

Camper van hire based close to Glasgow Airport. Ideal for touring the Highlands and, of course, visiting Glencoe!

Crianlarich Hotel

Located on the far side of the moor, a handy spot to stop over at on your way north to Glencoe, by road or by West Highland Way!

West Highland Way Info

Information for Walking and Cycling the West Highland Way. Pick up your log book and get it stamped on completing the walk at The Grog & Gruel in Fort William.

Rather Be Cycling

Inspirational Cycling Holidays and Events - for all cycling disciplines; road, mountain bike and adventure cross.

TGO Magazine

The Great Outdoors - The UK's leading monthly hillwalking magazine goes online.

Caledonia Hill Treks

Hillwalking and guided walking holidays in Scotland, specialising in Munro Bagging.

Edinburgh Self Catering

A handy guide for finding self catering apartments in Edinburgh and accommodation across Scotland.

Welcome to Scotland

A comprehensive holiday guide to Scotland with translations available in French and German.

Travellers Tales

A web log for visitors to Glencoe and the Highlands of Scotland.

Walk Highlands

Excellent resource for planning walks throughout the Highlands of Scotland.

Best Walks

The price comparison site for all books and maps on walking in the Highlands of Scotland & throughout Britain.

Local Interest

GlencoeScotland

The Clachaig guide to Scotland's most famous glen.

Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team (GMRT)

A voluntary organisation, partly funded by donations and fund-raising, providing emergency rescue since 1961.

Crafts & Things

Popular coffee shop adjacent to Loch Leven and the A82 in Glencoe village. Crafts & gifts also available.

Friends of Nevis

Launched by The Nevis Partnership to encourage individuals, families and organisations to help support and manage Ben Nevis and the surrounding Nevis area.

WalkHighlands

Details of easy walks and mountain walks with maps, gradient profiles and photos.

About Lochaber

A complete guide with all you need to know about Fort William and Lochaber.

Glencoe Mountain Resort

Scotland's longest established ski area at White Corries, Glencoe, complete with year round chair lift.

Electric Scotland

A detailed history of the infamous massacre of Glencoe.

The Grog and Gruel

Good beer and good food in Fort William’s High Street.

Outdoor Access Code

The Scottish Outdoor Access Code. Know your rights and enjoy responsible access to the Scottish Countryside.

CrankItUpGear

Cycle hire, sales and spares located in Glencoe village.