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West Affric


The National Trust for Scotland bought this important area in 1993 to protect its wild land character, to restore its natural flora and secure one of the most popular east/west paths in the Highlands. The path, now used only by walkers , was once part of the drove road from Skye to Dingwall. The 9,050 acres of West Affric joins the Trusts Kintail and Glomach properties making a total of 27,000 acres under Trust care.

Throughout this area, the Trust is carrying out vital conservation work to protect the character of this wilderness and restore its natural flora.

Additional Information:

  • Ranger Service
  • Parking at Kintail or the Forest Enterprise car park near Affric Lodge

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    West Affric Postcode for SatNav: IV


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