Canal Now Open

Canal Now Open

Tue 23 Apr 2019

We are thrilled to confirm that the works at Kytra and Fort Augustus have been completed for this operating season and the canal has now re-opened to all users.

Trail Map

Trail Guide Map

map of scotland showing the trail

60 miles in 5 days

It is an epic 60 mile (95km) journey crossing Scotland in 5 days and conquering the formidable open waters of Loch Lochy and Loch Ness, a challenge in itself.

From South to North

It is normally easier to paddle the Trail from Fort William in the west to Inverness in the east with the prevailing wind behind you.

Download the map