The traffic shouldn't be moving all that fast, so either you wait until the car coming pulls into their passing place on their side of the road, or you pull into one on your side of the road. Launched in June 2019, the “Glen Shiel” is the second vessel to be built at Ardmaleish Boatbuilding Co Ltd for The Majestic Line (Scotland) Ltd. Cameron Wilson. Until Highland Council staff are certain, therefore, that Dickins’ plans are fit for purpose and the documentation on the planning portal reflects this, the Etive hydro schemes should not be given the go-ahead. TFC Boats, one of Scotland's largest fishing club offering 4 self drive boats on the stunning Loch Etive, Taynuilt. Fishing on the west coast of Scotland doesn’t get any better than Loch Etive.It’s truly a paradise for outdoors lovers, as it has stunning scenery and plenty of fish. The day was not the greatest weather wise and to be honest I was actually happy with this as it gave an element of moodiness to some of the photos I had taken. 0 votes. Times of hire are from 8:30 am till 5:00 pm evening and overnight hi It is popular with walkers, kayakers and, of course, landscape photographers. Stunning scenery, hills, extremely camera friendly stags and water. It will join Glen Massan and Glen Tarsan for the 2016 cruise season on the west coast of Scotland. Its always a bit easier running with the wind behind the boat that having to pound into the waves head on. Followed by a tour around Oban Bay with a fabulous view of Oban Town from the sea and then returning to the marina. Holy Loch Marina . Modern visitors can cruise along Loch Etive with Etive Boat Trips , based at Dunstaffange Marina and traversing the amazing tidal Falls of Lora en route with their vessel, Etive Explorer. The Majestic Lines Glen Etive on her naming day at the Holy Loch. Antonine Roman Wall: Glen Etive - See 204 traveler reviews, 141 candid photos, and great deals for Falkirk, UK, at Tripadvisor. We didn't go on the road to Glen Etive, but similar roads on Skye. There was quite a lot of snow down to around 600m to enliven the ascent of the north ridge. A mate has invited me up for a day on his wee boat to the Etive this week, weather permitting,he says he usually fishes out from where the river joins the loch at the Glen Etive end, whats the best tackle for trying for a sea trout or two, he,s a course/sea. 2016-04-09 18:32. Visitors coming to the area to seek out the famous James Bond's Skyfall and Braveheart film location can follow the driving route along the River Etive. And from 1847 a steamer service from Oban carried passengers to the now derelict pier at the north end of the loch, linking to a carriage service that took tourists up Glen Etive to see Glen Coe. Join us for a days fishing or a wonderful days sightseeing. Etive Boat Trips: Great boat trip on Loch Etive - See 52 traveller reviews, 64 candid photos, and great deals for Oban, UK, at Tripadvisor. Having approved the hydro applications, in Glen Etive more than anywhere, there is a need to ensure the dveloper and their contractors conduct any work according to the highest standards. 0.0. It is reached by a single-track tarmacadam road, which joins the A82 one mile west of the Kings House Hotel. Glen Etive is a glen situated in the Highlands. GLEN ETIVE. Glen Etive House, Ballachulish, Argyll PH49 4JA The house lies eleven miles south of the A82 Tyndrum - Ballachulish road. Our three mini-cruise ships provide charming and spacious accommodation with ensuite cabins for your island-hopping adventure. The 24m/78ft long vessel is a purpose-built steel-hulled cruiser. 113 were here. Fans often recreate the famous scene. There were only occasional views, but it was exceptionally pretty during the clear spells. There are two small piers at Barrs, both in a state of disrepair and one at Ardmaddy Bay. Mar 13, 2020 - Explore Jim's board "Glen Etive" on Pinterest. In an iconic scene from the 2012 film Dame Judi Dench's M and Daniel Craig's 007 stand side by side looking out over the landscape of Glen Etive in Scotland. Loch Etive beckons for March with a big bag of sticks. Andy has been scouring the country for the best brass, stainless steel and hardwood parts and is delighted with his latest find of the best quality brass portholes for the cabins. The traffic shouldn't be moving all that fast, so either you wait until the car coming pulls into their passing place on their side of the road, or you pull into one on your side of the road. Looking a bit like a toy boat on a boating pond is Majestic Lines' new cruise boat Glen Etive leaving its base at Sandbank on the Holy Loch. The passing places were mostly, if not completely, signed, so you know when they're coming up. Despite being a brand new boat, the Glen Etive will have traditional character due to the marine quality of the fittings and finishes. Loch Etive Boat-Hire in Taynuilt offer 5 boats with cabins or cuddies. Built by Ardmaleish Boatbuilding Co. Ltd, Port Bannatyne, Isle of Bute. Looking down, it was interesting to see a boat arriving, presumably to load up with timber, at the refurbished pier at the head of Loch Etive on Sunday morning. fisher and has been getting the odd one on cubed mackeral . This new variation proposes that all construction traffic for the Allt Chaorainn scheme will come through the glen … There is no doubt that Glen Etive is one of the most popular glens in Scotland. I had read there was a new pier built to ship lumber down the loch by boat rather than use the large wood transport lorries on the narrow single track road. All boats are equipped with safety equipment, maps, fuel and outboard engines. A place to bring people together as one voice against the seven proposed hydropower schemes in Glen Etive, Scotland. 113 were here. Boat trips leave Dunstaffnage Marina and sails round the headland into Oban Bay, passing a fish farm, Ganavan Sands, Maiden Island, Dunollie Castle and the seal colony. 0.0. These boats are suitable and totally safe for the sheltered waters of Loch Etive. A place to bring people together as one voice against the seven proposed hydropower schemes in Glen Etive, Scotland. We didn't go on the road to Glen Etive, but similar roads on Skye. The brand new Glen Etive berthed at the Holy Loch Marina, with the log boat Ayress behind prior to departure to Ardrishaig. Glen Etive, the Majestic Line's only purpose built boat, has all the style of a Twenties gentleman's yacht, albeit one with all today's mod-cons. Castles - Castle Menzies - visit a spectacular 16th century castle. You could visit the Falls of Lora, where it flows into the sea, or take a boat tour from Dunstaffnage or hire a boat on the loch from Taynnuilt; while at the opposite end, Allt Easach and Glen Etive are delightfully unspoilt, with plenty of opportunities for kayaking and wild swimming. Leaving the beach at Rhuba Bharr, I turned towards the head of the loch where it meets Glen Etive and the car park at the old pier. I would head in an easterly direction to the head of the loch at Glen Etive and by the time the wind started to gust, I would either be off the water or heading with the wind behind me back to Tanyuilt. It reaches the sea at Connel, 5 km north of Oban. Renowned for its beauty and wildlife, Loch Etive is the perfect base for your next holiday. See more ideas about glen etive, scotland, scotland highlands. See you on the water one of these days. Glen Etive The idyllic coastlines and islands of the west coast of Scotland and the Hebrides are best visited from the sea. Uniquely on Glen Etive, the dining saloon is located at the stern of the boat and a combined lounge, bar and library at the bow. Reaching from the iconic falls at Connel all the way up to the mountains of Glen Etive, the loch has a remoteness that belies the fact that it is easily accessible. Glen Etive joins the fleet of The Majestic Line – the best wee cruiseline in the world As these pages testify, I am a self confessed cruise addict, at my happiest when on board a yacht, boat, barge or (small) luxury ship. The passing places were mostly, if not completely, signed, so you know when they're coming up. Glen Etive had everything my soul needed. Loch Etive is a 30 km sea loch in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. The plan was to bring heavy equipment up Loch Etive by boat rather than from the A82, then transport through forestry tracks where possible, to the various construction sites in the glen. Loch Etive. 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