Ardvreck Castle, Assynt

Ardvreck Castle is a ruined castle dating from the 16th century which stands on a rocky promontory jutting out into Loch Assynt in Sutherland, Scotland. One can reach the ruins by driving along the A837, which follows the north shore of Loch Assynt from the village of Inchnadamph.
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  • We stopped here on our journey from Durness to a Lochinver and enjoyed exploring these beautiful 16th century ruins. The views are incredible too. Bring good walking shoes as it can be boggy in...  more »
  • Ardvreck Castle is a beautiful ruin to visit. There are also deer on the field behind if you are lucky  more »
  • a stunning ruin of a castle, access was difficult due to the high water levels. it well worth a visit though, an honesty box is there for way of admission fee.
  • Castle ruin care should be taken especially with young children. Nice stop for a picnic, or for walks in the surrounding area, car park has limited spaces, watch the pot holes at entrance.

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