Useful Links

Below are a selection of website links recommended by Clachaig. Please browse the associated websites by clicking on the name:

Glencoe Accommodation

Clachaig Inn

Popular inn with bed and breakfast accommodation and lively bars serving good food and cask conditioned ales.

Clachaig Holidays

A selection of 11 four and five star self catering properties located in and around the villages of Glencoe and Ballachulish, run by the folks at Clachaig Inn.

Glencoe Independent Hostel

Affordable hostel style accommodation, offering a choice of group and individual accommodation, just a short walk along the road from Clachaig.

Images, Art, Galleries and Entertainers

Glencoe Studio gallery

Local artist Caroline Cooke’s prints are available to buy in the Clachaig or from her studio in Tigh Phuirt

Mountain Art

Original art and prints featuring spectacular images of mountain by Llanberis based artist Ginger Cain.

Mountain Images

A full print gallery and online shop with many photographs of Glencoe and the Highlands of Scotland.

Billy Currie Photography

Billy Currie Photography featuring Holidays, Courses and Workshops, along with some cracking images of Glencoe & elsewhere.

Barrie Tumbridge Photography

Gallery with some excellent photos of the Glencoe area taken while staying at Clachaig. Courses available too!

Wild Card Walks

A gallery of some more lovely photos of Glencoe, plus a site containing photos from across the UK.

Beers, Breweries and Distilleries

Heather Ale

Not only the makers of Fraoch (Heather) Ale, one of Clachaig’s best selling brands, but other eclectic Scottish brews such as Kelpie (Seaweed), Ebulum (Elderberry), Alba (Pine Needle) and Grozet (Gooseberry Wheat Beer).

River Leven Brewery

Our most local brewery based 10 miles away in the village of Kinlochleven. You will usually find at least one of their beers on.

Cairngorm Brewery

A fine collection of Highland Ales from the Eastern Highlands.

Orkney Brewery

Founded in 1988, one of the more established of the smaller breweries in Scotland, with classic brands such as Dark Island and Raven Ale.

Ben Nevis Distillery

Purveyors of “the Dew of the Ben” and the Glencoe Malt and the best chocolates on the face of the earth. Call in to the visitor centre if you go to Fort William.


Campaign for Real Ale. Modern day beer crusaders. All things good-beer-related. Find your nearest branch, beer festivals etc.

Travel Related Sites & Other Useful Resources

Ice Factor

Large indoor climbing wall in Kinlochleven featuring the world’s largest indoor ice wall and competition standard articulated rock wall.


Oban based Outdoors Social Enterprise delivering a variety of courses throughout the west coast of Scotland.

Caledonian Campers

Camper van hire based close to Glasgow Airport. Ideal for touring the Highlands and, of course, visiting Glencoe!

Rather Be Cycling

Inspirational Cycling Holidays and Events – for all cycling disciplines; road, mountain bike and adventure cross.

TGO Magazine

The Great Outdoors – The UK’s leading monthly hillwalking magazine goes online.

Welcome to Scotland

A comprehensive holiday guide to Scotland with translations available in French and German.

Walk Highlands

Excellent resource for planning walks throughout the Highlands of Scotland.

Mamore Tours

Locally based company providing guided tours in Lochaber and the West Highlands.

Hill Walk Tours

Self guided tours of Scotland. Imagine a Scotland hiking tour designed to meet your needs.

Local Interest


The Clachaig guide to Scotland’s most famous glen.

Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team (GMRT)

A voluntary organisation, partly funded by donations and fund-raising, providing emergency rescue since 1961.

Crafts & Things

Popular coffee shop adjacent to Loch Leven and the A82 in Glencoe village. Crafts & gifts also available.

Friends of Nevis

Launched by The Nevis Partnership to encourage individuals, families and organisations to help support and manage Ben Nevis and the surrounding Nevis area.


Details of easy walks and mountain walks with maps, gradient profiles and photos.

About Lochaber

A complete guide with all you need to know about Fort William and Lochaber.

Glencoe Mountain Resort

Scotland’s longest established ski area at White Corries, Glencoe, complete with year round chair lift.

Electric Scotland

A detailed history of the infamous massacre of Glencoe.

The Grog and Gruel

Good beer and good food in Fort William’s High Street.

Outdoor Access Code

The Scottish Outdoor Access Code. Know your rights and enjoy responsible access to the Scottish Countryside.


Cycle hire, sales and spares located in Glencoe village.

Nevis Cycles

The main shop is located in Inverlochy it has expanded from one to three shops in Inverlochy Village over the years They also have a small shop at Nevis Range during the mountain bike season.

Off Beat Bikes

Located on Fort Williams High Street. It is Fort Williams original bike shop. And its good to see Fos and Nix back at the helm after a few years away.