Corrieshalloch Falls and Gorge.

One of the UK's most spectacular gorge and waterfalls. A pleasant walk that is rewarded by a suspension bridge over the gorge and an awe inspiring 150 foot drop waterfall.



things to do & see

Ullapool is a great place to use as a base whilst exploring the Highlands with huge amounts of history, geology, wildlife and culture all around. Here are some ideas. Click for links.

North West Highland Geopark

Ullapool is the gateway to the North West Highland Geopark - an area decribed as the "Cradle of Geology" and home to some amazing mountains and geological features. There is a visitor centre at Knockan Cliff..

Ullapool Museum

Situated in a renovated 'Telford Church', the museum offers an insight into the history and culture of Loch Broom and Ullapool. Good language support and census/parish records.

Wildlife Tours

As well as wildlife and nature all around us, tour boats from Ullapool Harbour visit the Summer Isles encountering sea birds, seal, whale and dolphin and a pair of White Tailed Sea Eagles that nest nearby. You will no doubt encounter highland wildlife just getting here!

Pipe Band

The Ullapool and Loch Broom Youth Pipe Band have gained an award winning international reputation and play and perform in and around the village throughout the summer along with local Highland dancers.


A nine hole course in the village offers a friendly welcome and some stunning scenery to play in. On the shore of Loch Broom, you can watch fishing boats and cruise boats pass as you play.


The hills, glens, coast and mountains all around us offer some of the best walking and climbing in the world. It would be impossible to list all the locations but is a good starting point.


Ullapool Guitar Festival is a gathering of some of the world's finest guitarists holding workshops, concerts and sessions. If you like guitar this is one to be at.

Caledonian Macbraynes - ferry operators that sail from Ullapool to the Isle of Lewis
Ullapool Book Festival - small yet very well respected literary festival
Ullapool Tourism and Business Association - Ullapool information and links
Rhue Studio - home to James Hawkins, open to public through the year
The Seaforth - bar and restaurant overlooking Ullapool Harbour
The Ceilidh Place - food and venue, few doors away from Dunvegan House
The Tea Store Cafe - teas, coffees, cakes and all day breakfast
Undiscovered Scotland - information about the area
Highland Stoneware - pottery based in Lochinver and Ullapool
Inverewe Gardens - famous Highland gardens along the coast from us
Loch Broom Leisure Centre - swimming pool and gym in Ullapool
Ullapool Village Hall - hosts events, concerts, festivals, markets and sales through the year
Northwest Outdoors sports shop and suppliers across road from Dunvegan - good for advice on climbing and walking the area