Cruise Loch Linnhe

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Fort William

Cruise Loch Linnhe

A 2-hour cruise on Loch Linnhe, visiting sights of historical, natural, and cultural interest such as the Caledonian Canal, The Corpach Shipwreck, The Jacobite Steam Train, Traditional Black Houses, Caledonian Woodland, Ben Nevis and Seal Island.

Departing from Fort William on board our modern and efficient passenger boat "Elsie" we can accommodate up to 65 passengers.

Trips lasts 2 hours allowing plenty of time for you to enjoy spectacular views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding area. We will visit Black Rock which is home to common and grey seals before heading back up the Loch into Corpach visiting the entrance of the Caledonian Canal.

Along the way we will come across a mussel farm and salmon farm and a large variety of wildlife may be seen from Sea Eagles, Golden Eagles, Stags, Otters, and many many more.

Whilst onboard will be entertained and informed with live commentary of the area by our extremely experienced and knowledgeable skipper Karl.

Elsie has both indoor and outdoor seating including our elevated viewing deck and onboard toilet. Tea and coffee facilities along with snacks and juice to keep you refreshed during your cruise.

Private charter of our boat is also available and can be used for Birthday Parties, Fishing trips, 1 off trips of your choice, Crew transfers, Sea bed surveys, sunset or sunrise cruises.

From £25 per adult

Departure days

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

January — December

Contact details

Cruise Loch Linnhe Limited

Fort William Town Pier
Fort WIlliam
PH33 6DZ

Tour information


  • Fort William




  • Boat


  • Bespoke
  • Large Group (31+)
  • Medium Group (17-30)
  • Private
  • Small Group (1-16)


  • English


  • Family
  • Geology
  • History
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Wildlife

Tour prices

From £25 Per Adult £12 Per Child

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Prices are subject to change depending on season

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Cruise Loch Linnhe Limited

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Cruise Loch Linnhe Limited

Our cruise to seal island is the perfect family-friendly activity for wildlife lovers, historians, photographers, and geologists alike! With a live commentary from our experienced skipper and with refreshments provided by our friendly crew - you will be kept entertained throughout your trip. Got a busy day planned? Then why not join us for an evening cruise! Explore Fort William from the comfort of MV Elsie, enjoy local beers and drams while taking in spectacular views of Ben Nevis!

Opening times

Summer Sailings (June-November)
Departing @ 10.30, 13.00, 15.30 & 19.00 Daily!

Off-peak season sailings daily - please check out website for current sailing times and availability!

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