Glen Roy NNR - Visiting the reserve
Explore signs of the last Ice Age at the geological wonderland at Glen Roy.
The reserve starts at the viewpoint about 5 kilometres up the glen from Roybridge. You can see most of the reserve from the public road up the glen.
Follow the A82 north-east of Fort William to Spean Bridge. Turn on to the A86 to Roybridge (21 kilometres). At Roybridge, turn left onto a minor road for 7 kilometres.
There is a car park at the entrance to the reserve.
PH31 4AH is the nearest postcode.
By public transport
The nearest bus stop is in Roybridge, 7 kilometres from the reserve entrance. There is no roadside pavement along the minor road to the reserve.
Coach parties should note that there is a narrow bridge with restricted turning on the minor road (grid reference: NN 283825). Large coaches are not advised.
The nearest railway station is Roybridge (7 kilometres) on the Fort William to Glasgow line.
The nearest public toilets are in Roybridge.
The Parallel Roads
You’ll find information panels in the car park overlooking the Parallel Roads. There are no formal paths – but the Parallel Roads are easily seen from the minor public road.