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A collection that’s been 500 million years in the making….. One of Europe’s finest collection of Crystals, Gemstones and Fossils. Housed in an atmospheric simulation of caves, caverns and mining scenes there is something for everyone to enjoy. Learn about the largest Gold Nugget ever discovered and the history of the Scottish Gold Rush. Explore our stunning collection of Fossils which even includes some Dinosaur poo! Don’t forget to enter the cave which makes crystals magically change colour and glow in the Ultra – Violet light. You can touch the towering amethyst geodes, some of which are over 7 feet tall and were formed more than 200 million years ago deep within the Earth. You’ll be amazed by the fossil remains ranging from 500 million year old trilobites, to petrified wood, ancient amber and sabre-tooth tiger skull. How to find us We are in the village of Corpach, 4 miles from Fort William on the A830 “Road to the Isles” our postcode is PH33 7JL. We are the big yellow building just past the Co-Op with lots of free car parking.
“Tours are not our business, they are our passion” Discover the Highlands and Islands of Scotland through our eyes on a Unique and Memorable Highland Mini Tour With our enthusiastic passion, knowledge, humour and 12 years of experience, allow us to show you historic castles, breath-taking scenery, dramatic glens shadowed by high towering mountains, expansive lochs, wildlife, culture and all the hidden gems which make The Highlands and Islands of Scotland one of the most amazing places to visit in the world. We offer Highland Mini tours around Fort William and Oban. Full day tours to both The Isle of Skye, and The Isle of Mull, as well as a selection of other full-day tours including Loch Ness, and the Ardnamurchan Peninsula – the most westerly point on the British mainland – as well as Bespoke tours anywhere throughout Scotland. Fort William and Lochaber Mini Tour Fort William is known as The Outdoor Capital of The UK, but tells many a story in its history. Formerly A Garrison town it lies in the shadows of Britain’s highest mountain. “Ben Nevis” Having witnessed scenes of battles, playing its part in The Jacobite Uprising of 1745 and The Massacre of Glencoe. Our tour will tell you […]
Western Isles Cruises offer unforgettable experiences that will live with you forever. Mallaig Jacobite Steam Train 1 Hour Wildlife Cruise Special £12 Half Price for 5 to 13 year old and under 5 Free. Western Isles Cruises Ltd operates the Knoydart Ferry Service, 1 Hour Wildlife Cruises & Private charter for Weddings and special occasions, plus fast remote drop off and pickups in our Red Bay RIB. We run three MCA approved passenger vessels: The jewel in our crown is the MV Western Isles, an 81 passenger traditional wooden ferry, with a licensed bar and toilets. This has operated as the ferry service up Loch Nevis for the past 45 years. Next up, the new purpose built 40 passenger Catamaran the MV Larven named after the Munro on the Knoydart peninsula. This will come into service from June 2017. And finally a 10 passenger RedBay RIB, Big Dipper. This bad boy can do 40 knots and can drop you off or pick you up from anywhere, or alternately just take you on a wildlife rib adventure you will never forget. So for your next adventure or special occasion let Western Isles make it unforgettable. We pride ourselves on our service […]
The Ticket office, Old Pier, Mallaig PH41 4QD
Lochaber Leisure Centre Lochaber Leisure Centre, situated in Fort William and operated by High Life Highland, is one of the largest leisure facilities in the Highlands providing a focal point for the whole community and visitors. Regardless of age, level of fitness or preferred activity, here at Lochaber Leisure Centre we’ve got something for everybody. Whether it’s taking a dip in the pool, relaxing in the sauna and steam room, or working out in our state of the art fitness room, you’ll find a fantastic choice of facilities and activities await you. Our professionally trained teams are dedicated to fulfilling your leisure needs.High Life membership offers you and your family access to a host of health, fitness and recreational opportunities in leisure centers throughout the Highlands 7 days a week.