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Inverness to Loch Ness and Return Via Essich Cycle Route



Scotland > Invernessshire > Inverness
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Cycle Route Details
Route NameInverness to Loch Ness and Return Via Essich
Distance : miles (km)23.73  (38.19)
Duration(hh:mm)02:18
Difficulty
Posted Bywhiskybreakfast
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Cycle Route Location
CountryScotland
Town/CityInverness
County/RegionInvernessshire
Start LocationKingsmills Road
End LocationKingsmills Road
Cycle Steps
From Inverness head south along Kingsmills Road turning right onto Damfield Road.

At the roundabout turn right onto Old Edinburgh Road and at approximately 1.5 miles turn right onto the main distributor road for another 1.5 miles. Turn left at Essich Road and carry on to single track roads, mainly uphill for 6-8 miles.

At the first main road junction turn right towards Dores and a sharp descent for a couple of miles before entering the village and another uphill section for about 2 miles of main road.

Turn right onto the single track road past a few farms for 3-4 miles before returning onto the main road into Inverness for a coupke of miles.

Turn right at the first major roundabout back onto the distributor road for the final 4 miles home following the initial route to the start point.
Landmarks/Pubs for lunch/Sites to see?
Loch Ashie, Loch Duntelchaig, Loch Ness. Dores Village.

Near By Cycle Shops
Inverness Halfords
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