Ben Rinnes

Ben Rinnes

33 miles from Forres

Ben Rinnes is Moray's highest peak, with a summit of 2733ft (841 metres). It offers outstanding views of the surrounding countryside. It is a popular spot for walking, mountain biking...


26 miles from Forres

Technically, this vilage is called Charleston of Aberlour, but shortened to Aberlour. It was named by Charles Grant of Elchies in 1812 after his son, also Charles. The village dates...


25 miles from Forres

Craigellachie is a small village situated where the River Spey and River Fiddich meet. The two rivers are synonymous with Speyside whisky production, as is the village itself, being dominated...


miles from Forres

Torridon is a village in the west Highlands that also gives its name to the loch and the area. It's a small village typical of those on the west coast,...


miles from Forres

Crovie (pronounced croovy) is one of three coastal villages tucked so tightly into this part of the coast, that you're advised to leave your car at the top of the...



59 miles from Forres

Nestled into the coast along the Aberdeenshire coast is the village of Pennan, most famously known for its red telephone box in the film Local Hero, this tiny village has...


View over Cullen

33 miles from Forres

Cullen at the far eastern edge of Moray marks the end of the Moray Coast Trail, or the beginning if you walk east to west, but the scenic beauty of...

Randolph’s Leap

Randolph's Leap

6.7 miles from Forres

Randolph's Leap is a walk along the River Findhorn, named after a specific point where the gorge narrows. It is said that at this point Thomas Randolph , who later...

Loch of Blairs

3.9 miles from Forres

This beautiful loch, just outside Forres, is a haven for wildlife and a relaxing place to visit. Recent work by volunteers has made it more accessible and there is ongoing...

Findhorn Beach


5.7 miles from Forres

Findhorn Beach is a long, uninterrupted stretch of fine white sandy beach close to the village of Findhorn, and easily accessible with plenty of car parking... and one of only...