On the road north from Ullapool into Assynt is the small village of Knockan. There is an interesting Rare Breeds Farm and the SNH geology display.

A few miles north of here is the village of Knockan, with accommodation at Assynt Guided Holidays, Tel. 666215, open mid-May to mid-Oct. Nearby, at Elphin, is the Highland and Rare Breeds Farm (open mid-May to end of Sep, daily 1000-1700). Beyond Elphin is Ledmore, where the A837 branches east towards Lairg and Bonar Bridge. There's a good craft shop at Ledmore where you can buy hand-knitted sweaters.

Local Visitor Attractions

Highland and Rare Breeds Farm

Opportunity to meet some of Scotland's rare breeds and for the children to touch and learn. Shop and picnic facilities.
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