The installation of a new pontoon at Polloch on the shores of Loch Shiel
has opened up a unique opportunity for walkers and cyclists to explore
this stunning area.
The pontoon at Polloch sits at the edge of a well maintained and gently
meandering forestry road which runs 13 miles long between Callop, off
the A830T "Road to the Isles" and the community of Polloch accessed
from Strontian on the A861. Walkers or cyclists can combine a day out
using a pick-up/drop off service offered by Loch Shiel Cruises.
Local skipper Jim Michie's ten years experience cruising on the Loch allows
him to give an informative commentry on the history and wildlife of this
beautiful area. MV Sileas is a 52 foot converted naval harbour launch
fully licenced by the Maritime & Coastguard Agency to carry 50 passengers.
The boat has a covered area and a saloon offering tea, coffee, hot chocolate,
alcoholic & soft drinks and has a toilet.
Cruises will run to order and can be booked 7 days a week.
A minimum number of 6 is required to run.
Tarriff - Pick-up/Drop-off from Glenfinnan £20pp.
Pick-up/Drop off from Acharacle £25pp.
Private Charter is also available, please contact Jim Michie for a price.
All Cruises Weather and Circumstances Permitting