What would you like to do today?

After a hearty breakfast, of course!

The cottage makes a good base camp for exploring the local area with its unspoiled landscapes and wildlife,
the proximity to Oban, a tourist centre for the western highlands adds further scope to your choice of activity.
Jeff and Jane can advise you, drawing on years of first hand experience of the area.

The cottage is situated in Glen Feochan which has unspoiled landscapes to explore and wild life to discover.
The area is rich in ancient history and you may choose to find the location of the Serpent Mound, the Crannog in Loch Nell or one of the many Iron Age Forts located in the hills.
All of these can be done on foot using the cottage as your base.

The proximity to Oban, a tourist centre for the Western Highlands, adds further scope to your choice of sports, such as swimming, fishing, golf, cycling, sports club activities, kayaking, bowls and tennis.

Kilchurn Castle
Bikers Ballachulish Diving
You could spend the day on the beach, Little Ganavan and Ganavan are just 2 miles from the town centre.
Horse riding can be arranged from several locations nearby.

From the port of Oban the Caledonian McBrayne ferries can take you to the islands including, Mull and Iona.
Why not use the smaller ferries to islands such as Luing and Easdale to experience life at a slower pace?

You may choose to visit the informal gardens open to you through the Yellow Garden scheme operating in Scotland or you may visit the famous Arduaine Gardens.

It is possible to go ice climbing in the famous Ice Factor, Kinlochleven or join the climbing and high spaces experience there; not forgetting the challenges that Ben Nevis, Glen Coe and other mountainous areas can offer.
Sight seeing opportunities include castles, mountains, rivers, lochs and fantastic seascapes, visiting seal islands, exhilarating boat excursions, touring the Oban Distillery, enjoying the Sea Life Centre. One could even join in the Highland Games in Fort William - a fantastic experience.
The choice is wide, relaxing or challenging, informative or pure pleasure - dependent on your mood.

Please look in our gallery of pictures to see the activities that some of our guests have experienced using Sheep Fank cottage as their base.
We hope to see you soon and support your plans for the experiences that you want from your holiday.
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