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geology, goats and arches

Other folk have posted good reviews on here so i wont repeat. Its a tough coastal path but you can... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Amazing scenery, flora and fauna but hard to get to the last arch

Thankfully I didn't read any of these reviews before doing the walk. I just wanted to see the... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2016
Oban, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

side tracked by eagles arrived with not enough time,The 3 hour round trip got me (V fit 60yd) to the waterfall just past the Cave .Disappointed but a lovely walk all the same great views `Goats kestrels buzzards lots to see .tough going good shoes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Other folk have posted good reviews on here so i wont repeat. Its a tough coastal path but you can avoid the worst bits by picking your way along the beach (id avoid the steeper bits of path as there is no need unless sea...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Munromartin
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

There are lots of reviews on here about how tough it is.... and that's just the parking. But if you are plucky enough to navigate your vehicle down this little lane and find a spot to park up you will be rewarded with some of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Thankfully I didn't read any of these reviews before doing the walk. I just wanted to see the arches, specially that one with a small chimney so yesterday evening with a beautiful weather we started the walk from Carsaig Bay. The path, when there's one,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
6  Thank ChusiChusi
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The walk around from Carsaig to the Arches is a delight to anyone interest in geology, flora or fauna. The arches are impressive and the black sand of Carsaig bay is very interesting

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Julie F
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Did this walk when staying on Mull- absolutely stunning coastal walk. Great views of Jura, Colonsay and Mainland. Be wary if climbing down to arches though as path eroded - can be dangerous - not necessary to do this though as the first arch is...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank DKSS
Reviewed 28 May 2015

A long, hard walk with stunning scenery which you can't really enjoy because you are looking at the round all the time in case you put a foot wrong. Boulders, bogs, scrambles. The 6 miles there and back took us 7 1/2 hours which will...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank TheGoodShag
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I am one of the walker in a group of four. We parked our car near Carsaig pier, had our lunch and took off towards the arches. We had no idea how far it is, but fortunately we met a couple who had a detailed...More

Date of experience: August 2014
7  Thank Praveen A
Reviewed 22 August 2014

This is a fairly long walk on uneven ground but the views out to sea and the geology in the cliffs are worth the visit and the arches are one of the most impressive coastal landforms in the UK.

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank PMagraw
Reviewed 11 August 2014

The bad reviews left in here nearly put me off doing this amazing walk.Long but worth every minute.Spoiled by sea on the left and rocky cliffs on the right,wild feral goats,deer,lots of birds including the amazing sea eagle.The walk is long and you need walking...More

Date of experience: August 2014
9  Thank Gabi T
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