Dunvalanree, Port Righ
Argyll & Bute,
PA28 6SE, Scotland
Local Area Information
The most popular pastime amongst visitors to Port Righ is walking, and perhaps golf. Fortunately as there are so many choices, from Carradale Bay to the wind farm, walkers are likely to find it very quiet. Dunvalanree has a series of walks based at Port Righ. The area abounds in history, from Neolithic to Robert the Bruce. The Scottish nation emerged from the ancient kingdom of Dal Riada which is based around Kintyre. Campbeltown, once home to about 34 distilleries, now has three.
How to Find Us
Directions From Glasgow(approx 88.7 miles)
Travel north over the Erskine Bridge from the M8, take the A82 signposted to Crianlarich (left off the bridge). Travel up the west side of Loch Lomond to Tarbet (not to be confused with Tarbert) where the road becomes the A83 (the A82 turns off to Crianlarich) so stay on the A83. Travel through Arrochar, over the Rest And Be Thankful mountain pass, past Loch Fyne Oysters, through Inveraray, Lochgilphead (take first exit off each of the Lochgilphead roundabouts) and head for Tarbert.
Directions from Tarbert(approx 43.8 miles)
Take the A83 towards Campbeltown, after six miles, just after the Kennacraig ferry terminal turn left onto the B8001 (sign posted Carradale), a single track road, after about five miles this turns into the B842. Continue south for about fifteen miles to Carradale. Turn off onto the B879 (marked Carradale) and drive through Carradale West to Carradale East. At the crossroads near the bus stop you will see the sign for Dunvalanree and we are right at the end of that road, about half a mile.
Arran(approx 16 miles)
When on Arran make your way to the Lochranza Ferry. When disembarking bear left on the B8001 and drive perhaps half a mile to the junction. Turn left onto the B842. Continue south for about fifteen miles to Carradale. Turn off onto the B879 (marked Carradale) and drive through Carradale West to Carradale East. At the crossroads near the bus stop you will see the sign for Dunvalanree and we are right at the end of that road, about half a mile
Campbeltown(approx 14 miles)
Leave Campbeltown via the B842. Carradale is clearly sign posted. From the roundabout at the bottom of Main Street leave by the exis that has the harbour/sea on your right. Almost immediatly turn right, keeping the sea on your right. The road turns away from the sea and at the junction turn right onto the B842. Continue north for about fifteen miles to Carradale. Turn right onto the B879 and drive through Carradale West to Carradale East, at the crossroads turn right, Dunvalanree is at the end.