This and the surrounding area are a mecca for bird and wildlife watchers.
On your doorstep you can see Blue, Tits, Crested Tits, Coal Tits, Long tailed Tits, Great Tits, Dunnets, Goldfinches, Chaffinches, Swallows, Sand Martins, Blackbirds, Sparrows, Cuckoos, Owls, Buzzards, Herons, Eider Ducks, Cormorants, Divers, Ospreys, Golden Eagles and Sea Eagles.
There are also Weasels, Stoats, Pine Martens, Seals, Otters, Porpoise and Dolphins as well as Basking Sharks and Minke Whales in the loch on occasions.
Nature cruises can be taken from Ullapool and from Kylesku (www.northcoastseatours.co.uk).
A visit to Handa Island should also be considered.
Explore and enjoy.