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The Case of the Mysterious Object on Loch Ness

June 15th, 2017.

One of the most credible probable sightings of the Loch Ness Monster occurred 52 years ago on June 15th, 1965. Ian Cameron and Willie Fraser were fishing on the southern shore of Loch Ness. Ian, a serving police officer, was an experienced fisherman who knew the loch well having spent his early years at the […]

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Viewpoint marks spot bomber was lost beneath the loch

June 13th, 2017.

The Wellington Bomber layby is one of the many spots you should try to visit during your visit to Loch Ness. It is on the road to or from our main office and most popular departure point at Dochgarroch. The large viewing layby is named after a Wellington bomber which crashed into the loch in […]

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The Loch – discover the TV drama and mystery

June 11th, 2017.

The beautiful haunting shores of Loch Ness are the stunning backdrop for the new six-part TV drama “The Loch”, as we exclusively revealed last year. Starting tonight, at 9pm on ITV, the plot centres on a community nourished and sustained by myth and bordered by untamed nature. Viewers will discover how the search for a […]

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Alex Campbell
Strange spectacle on Loch Ness. What was it?

May 2nd, 2017.

Strange spectacle on Loch Ness. What was it? These words were a headline which will forever have great importance in the story of Loch Ness and its elusive monster. The headline and the article which accompanied it were published in the Inverness Courier on this day, May 2nd, in 1933. And the reporting of that […]

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Tour of the south side of Loch Ness

April 17th, 2017.

Monster spotting, woodland walks, panoramic views … a tour of the south side of Loch Ness has something for everyone. You can walk in the footsteps of Rabbie Burns and sense the poetry of the location or soak up the scenery. Here is our recommended route and some of sights you will encounter when touring […]

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Battle of Culloden
Remembering the Battle of Culloden and those brave Jacobites

April 14th, 2017.

The day was dark and foreboding and the heather-clad moor was wet and boggy. It was 16th April 1746 and a battle was about to commence that would change the face of Scotland. The Battle of Culloden sends thoughtful reflection through the minds of true Scotsmen the world over. That last battle fought on British […]

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The World’s Greatest Mystery: Hunting the Loch Ness Monster

April 9th, 2017.

The fascination of Loch Ness extends across the globe. Here is a recent video report from America’s NBC news channel. Producer Rupert Barker meets people – including our own Willie Cameron – who have spent their lives exploring the depths of Loch Ness, and others who claim to have seen the creature that lives here.

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Caledonian Canal
Tour the north side of Loch Ness

April 2nd, 2017.

Whether walking, cycling or driving, a tour of the north side of Loch Ness is not to be missed. Follow our itinerary and marvel at some of the sights and sounds of this wonderful area of Scotland. Your tour will start at Inverness Castle and take in such memorable spots as the Caledonian Canal, Dochfour […]

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A MONSTER welcome greets visitors at Inverness Airport

March 14th, 2017.

Passengers arriving into Inverness Airport on Friday were treated to a monster welcome to the Highlands. We brought the shores of Loch Ness to the airport, transforming the baggage carousel into the Caledonian Canal as we flooded it with hundreds of Loch Ness Monster soft toys while visitors waited for their luggage.   Our very […]

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Tales of Loch Ness
Water beast or blarney? Celebrating St Patrick’s Day

March 13th, 2017.

Top of the morning to all our friends from Ireland. This week, we will be pleased to celebrate St Patrick’s Day with you, here at Loch Ness. Paddy’s Day is 17th March, the supposed date of his passing around 490 AD. But you might well be wondering what St Patrick’s Day has to do with […]

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