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Welcome toMuck

Walk freely over Muck, from the beach that's popular with grey seals, to local shops selling clothes made of Muck wool.

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More about Muck

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Nature & wildlife Outdoor adventure

The smallest small isle

Muck might be little, but you can roam freely over it. And at only two miles long by one mile wide, that shouldn't take very long. The community is enterprising - making rugs and hand knitted garments from Isle of Muck wool and baskets from Muck willow. Gallanach beach is spectacular and you can climb up Beinn Airein for great views of the other islands.

For more information on Muck visit the Small Isles and Isle of Muck website.


How to get here

The ferry to Muck leaves from Mallaig, and takes 1 hour 40 minutes. 

No advance booking is necessary on this sailing for foot passengers. Simply turn up at the port of departure buy a ticket and go on the next available sailing. For vehicles reservations, please contact Mallaig port office.

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Getting to Mallaig

Mallaig is a port on the North West coast, and makes a great base for your adventures on the Isles.

By train

Get to Glasgow, then catch the train direct to Mallaig. The fastest train takes 5 hours 14 minutes. Check Scotrail for train times.

By car

Mallaig is roughly 3 hours 30 minutes from Glasgow, or 4 hours from Edinburgh by car. 

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Mallaig Port: PH41 4QD

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