Knockan Crag

National Nature Reserve
Creag a Chnocain Tearmann Nadair Naiseanta
Scottish Natural Heritage
Dualchas Nadair na h-Alda

Rock Route

Rock route

Find out more about the amazing rocks and landscapes of this area along the Rock Route.

Interpretive panel near Rhiconich.  Lorne Gill / SNH

At the route stopping places you'll come across great views and information that tells you more about the story of this part of the Earth. You could even try cycling some of the route - after all, the oil we get from rocks won't last forever!

When you’re visiting the countryside you should respect the interests of other people, care for the environment and take responsibility for your own actions (further information about access rights and responsibilities are given in the Scottish Outdoor Access Code, which can be found at Remember to be prepared and take suitable footwear, warm clothes and waterproofs. It is also advisable to carry food and a drink with you too.