Find out more on forests around Dunoon.
Rising high above the Firth of Clyde to the east and Loch Striven on the west, Corlarach Forest offers glorious views. It is rich in wildlife and a offers the chance for a good stretch if you feel like it.
The Firth of Clyde and the long-standing sea lochs were centres of activity during the both World Wars. In 1943, an anti-submarine boom stretched from West Bay in Dunoon to the Cloch Lighthouse.
How to get there:
Dunoon is the nearest town or village.
There are two equally appealing approaches to the Corlarach Forest from Glasgow.
By car ferry from Gourock to Dunoon, turn left then follow the A815.
By road, follow the A82 along the western shore of Loch Lomond through Tarbet, entering the Argyll Forest Park at Arrochar. Then follow the A83 onto the A815 to Dunoon.
OS Grid Reference: NS136697
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