Corrieshalloch Gorge, Ullapool

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Though its Scottish Gaelic name translates to "unattractive corrie," the mighty Corrieshalloch Gorge represents one of the most breathtaking attractions in the Western Highlands. The River Droma runs through the 1.5 km (0.9 m) long and 60 m (197 ft) chasm, dropping in a series of dramatic waterfalls, the most impressive of which is the 45 m (148 ft) Measach drop. You can access the gorge via number of trails that traverse the verdant nature reserve. Once you arrive, head to the viewing platform to best appreciate the falls' full force. Note that the swaying Victorian suspension bridge is not for the faint-hearted. To visit Corrieshalloch Gorge on your holiday in Ullapool, and find out what else Ullapool has to offer, use our Ullapool online journey planner .
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  • As we were there 2 weeks ago the bridge above the waterfall was closed because of essential maintenance. But the stop is worth it nevertheless, because it's just a 2min walk from the parking place to ...  more »
  • Great place, well maintained paths. Suspension bridge (essential to actually see gorge and falls) was closed off and barriers in place. Previous comments have referred to 'repairs in progress' but the...  more »
  • Beautiful gorge and waterfall and a nice forest. Unfortunately the bridge was closed when we visited there.  more »
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