"Great access to walks, large or small"
On top of the world with Nineonesix
"Enjoyed kayaking with the seals on Loch Shieldaig"
Kayaking with Shieldaig Adventures
"The surrounding landscape is magnificent even in the rain"
Local stags on the hills
"Saw sea eagles, otters and seals from the window"
Sea eagles nest on Shieldaig Island opposite An Cos
"We loved the walk at the back of the house"
Walk the peninsula path directly from An Cos
"Breathtaking scenery and lots to see and do"
Shieldaig's public tennis court
"The most splendid scenery I have come across anywhere"
Activities in the Scottish Highlands
If you want to bag a few Munros (peaks over 3000ft) there are nine to choose from north and south of the famous Torridon Mountain Range, including Beinn Alligin, Liathach and Beinn Eighe.
Sea kayaking, with instruction or for hire, walking, climbing and guiding as well as mountain-biking, archery and adventure activities tailored to your requirements are available in the village with Shieldaig Adventures.
River & sea kayaking, shooting, archery, scrambling, are available through Torridon Activities.
Fishing and boat trips can usually be arranged locally. The River Carron on the Attadale Estate can be fished and on the nearby Ben Damph Estate fishing and deer stalking with a ghillie can be arranged.
Shieldaig has one of the only all-weather tennis courts in the Highlands, with racquet and ball hire, as well as a small children’s play area.
Private tours on a sailing yacht for up to four people are available through www.torridonsailingtours.com.
Golf is available in Lochcarron and Gairloch, both within easy reach and well worth a visit.