North of Gairloch and facing into Gruinard Bay, and just along the road from Drumchork and Aultbea. Small coastal settlement

The small crofting has a small church on the beach that was said to have been built by St Columba in the 500s but this is unlikely. The present ruined structure is 17th century but was built on some previous structure.

The views across Gruinard Bay are wonderful towards the mountains in the North. If you are stopping there is a wonderful woodland walk and a village shop.


Camas a'Charaig Beach

Magnificent sandy beach with outstanding views North as far as Suilven.

Laide Wood

85 hectares of woodland owned by the local community that once formed part of the common grazing land. 

Travel Directions to Laide

On the A 832 either drive noorth from Gairloch or leave the A835 just South of Braemore.

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