Things To See & Do

Glencoe is world renown as a centre for mountaineering and hillwalking, but it is also the ideal location in which to relax or to use as a convenient base to tour the western highlands of Scotland. We hope that this section of our site will provide you with some ideas and useful contacts so that you will be able to enjoy in Glencoe the the full.

For a flavour of things to See & Do check out our Photo Gallery.

Getting to grips with Stand Up Paddling

Water Sports

Glencoe is famous for its mountains but there’s plenty of water too! The River Etive is a favourite with more…

Adrenaline

Climbing Try the Ice Factor for indoor climbing on their huge rock wall or challenging ice wall in Kinlochleven. 

Canyoning
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When Wet

Okay, so sometimes the skies aren't as blue as the pictures we use on our web sites. And, yes, sometimes…

Family Fun In & Around Glencoe

Here's a few ideas for activities and attractions in the Glencoe area that will appeal to all the family. Segway…

Golf

The Dragon's Tooth Golf Course, Ballachulish Whilst the Glencoe area is often associated more with adrenalin sports than the more…

Fishing

Help! Help us to update this page. If you are a fisherman and know more about fishing in the wider…

Wild Glencoe

Glencoe's wildlife can be as spectacular as its mountains. No matter what time of year you visit, and whether deep…

Winger's Wall, Nevis Range

Snow Sports

Scotland’s longest established ski area is just down the road at Glencoe Mountain Resort, and on a good day still…

Beaches

There's a variety of fantastic beaches dotted around the west coast of Scotland and when the sun comes out to…

Day Trips

With a holiday based in Glencoe there's a whole host of things to see and do throughout the entire year,…

Mountain Biking

Glencoe is well known for its hillwalking and climbing, but it’s also a great base for bikers as well. Whilst…

Climbing

Glencoe’s climbing heritage is second to none with both summer rock and winter mountaineering routes in abundance. The Ice Factor…

Mountain Walks

Glencoe is blessed with some of Britain's finest high level mountain walking country. The routes and opportunities for adventure are…

Easy Walks

One of the real joys of a trip to Glencoe is simply taking it easy. Relax, read the papers and…