This remote body of water is only accessible on foot, but it is well worth the walk.
Also known as the Romach Reservoir, having an earth embankment dam to provide a drinking water supply. It’s about three miles from Forres and completely surrounded by woodland of the Newtyle Forest.
There are tracks for walking or cycling through the forest and around the loch.
Directions and parking options for horse riders are available from https://www.morayways.org.uk/routes/loch-romach-and-altyre-estate/ however, if you’re just wanting walk around the loch, it is possible to park at Phorp,. Please be careful not to block gated entrances.