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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  • Nice place to stop for an hour or so to walk over a suspension bridge and look at waterfall and gorge before wandering on to a purpose built viewing platform built into the gorge. There is a circular ...  more »
  • This is a lovely gorge with large waterfall. They lie down below the road and parking and the path is quite steep and can be slippery in the wet. So wear sensible shoes. But is it not far to walk and ...  more »
  • Surprised this place isn't better known than it is! Very impressive views and what looked like an 80m drop to the bottom, maybe further! The waterfall falls obliquely in a steep descent over several d...  more »

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