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Loch Scresort is a sea inlet located on the eastern coastline of the island of Rum. It is the only safe landing point on the island. Loch Lewis is located on the island of Rum.

Rum is the largest of the Small Isles found in the Inner Hebrides, which also include Muck and Eigg. Find a guest home on the Isle of Rum that offers both dinner and bed and breakfast as part of its accommodations.

Between the 1st of April and the 15th of October, fishermen are required to have a Loch and River Permit, with the Loch Fishing Permit covering a total of 6 lochs.

Around 63 million years ago, a magma chamber gave rise to the rocks that make up the Rum Cuillin. This chamber may be found in the Rum Cuillin.

Geologists have been enthralled by the intriguing rocks that may be discovered here for over a century.

The port of Mallaig, which is located on the mainland, is where passengers boarding the ferry to Rum and the other Small Isles will disembark.

If you desire to travel, you are required to call the Mallaig Office in order to make reservations for your vehicles, people, and bicycles.

Mallaig is the final stop on the West Highland Line, which begins in Fort William and travels all the way to Glasgow.

On the island, motor vehicles are not permitted, however they can be left in Mallaig. The West Bay Car Park in Mallaig has parking spaces available for passengers of Cal Mac. You are need to have a permit in your possession if you are taking a vehicle.

There is a wide variety of places to stay on Rum, ranging from the luxurious Ivy Cottage Guest House, which is known for its incredible cuisine, to the self-catering Bunkhouse and camping cabins, as well as the Kinloch village campsite, and even the wild and remote bothies. There is an option to suit every traveler's needs and every available budget.

The region became well-known after it was featured on the television programme Autumn watch, which featured footage of rutting Red Deer. The area is also known for its breathtaking views.

Kinloch is the only settlement on the island, and the village offers breathtaking views out over the bay to the Scottish Highlands and the Isle of Skye. The village also features a general store, tea shop, craft shops, and the village hall. A working red phone box and the Tourist Information Center can be found at the Bunkhouse Reception. The road that departs from Kinloch village is considered by hikers to be the most important route across the island. The village is located right close to the Rum National Nature Reserve.

The reserve is home to a diverse population of animals, including Sea Eagles, Golden Eagles, Otters, Red Deer, Highland Cows, Goats, and Rum Ponies, among others.

On Rum, there are no off-road mountain bike trails that are specifically designed for use, and the trails that are there feature sections that are rocky and muddy.

Even though they are wider, the roads that pass through the hamlet are in poor condition and uneven, particularly the road that leads out of Kinloch.
Cycling on Rum is strenuous exercise; there are some challenging tracks that are rocky, rugged, and not for the faint of heart.

You may go to the lovely sandy beaches of Kilmory, which are located in the northern part of the island, together with the island's jaw-dropping beauty.

The enormous and extensive estate known as Kinloch Castle was initially purchased in 1888 for the purpose of operating as a sporting estate.

In addition to s, the island is home to a hostel that features five separate bedrooms with varied capacities.

Tuning cabins for glamorous camping, as well as a variety of camping sites, are located just inland from the water's edge.

  • Lochs Latitude 57.0095° N Longitude -6.3239° W
  • Lochs Postcode PH43
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