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Inverness River, Ocean, and Canal Loop

DISTANCE

7 miles / 11.5 kms

DIFFICULTY

Easy

TRAIL TYPE

Loop

SEASON

Year-round

ELEVATION

Flat

An excellent walk through Inverness along the Ness River to where it spills out into the ocean at Carnac Point. Then the trail passes through the Merkinch Local Nature Reserve to the scenic Caledonian Canal. It follows the canal towpath around to south Inverness then connects to the Ness River at the Ness Island. The trail then comes back to Inverness Castle and back to the starting point in the center of Inverness.

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COST / ENTRY FEE

Free

FACILITIES

None

WILDLIFE

Ducks, Oystercatchers, Seagulls, other Seabirds, Seals (rare), Dolphins (rare)

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