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We look forward to welcoming you safely to our forests and land. Please plan ahead and follow Scottish Government’s FACTS advice.

Loch Frisa

Where we are

COVID-19 update

COVID-19 has changed the way we do lots of things we do. We want to ensure your visit is an enjoyable and safe one.

Make sure you follow the Scottish Government’s FACTS advice – helping to protect yourself, your family and your local community, and follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code helping to keep Scotland beautiful.

Watch for eagles at this remote loch 

The track along Loch Frisa is ideal for walking and cycling. Watch out for white-tailed and golden eagles, and don’t miss the FANK community & arts project, with its impressive sculpture.

For a longer adventure, continue along the forest road all the way to Glen Aros, where a peaceful abandoned graveyard is hidden amongst the trees.

Guide map to the forests of the Isle of Mull (PDF 4.5MB)

Facilities & access

Picnic area
Picnic area

There are places to eat in Dervaig, about 2 miles to the west, or Tobermory, about 3 miles to the east. There are public toilets in Tobermory.

Getting here

The car park is on the south side of the B8073 between Tobermory and Dervaig road, just west of the Mishnish Lochs.

The car park at Loch Frisa can get busy during the summer months, so we recommend arriving early.

Using SatNav?

PA75 6QN is the nearest postcode, but it’s about 2 miles to the west in Dervaig.

Public transport

Buses between Tobermory and Dervaig pass the site. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.

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