Engineering Works & Closures

Great Glen Canoe Trail engineering worksA number of sections of the Canoe Trail will be closed this autumn and winter due to engineering works:

  • Closed between Aberchalder Bridge and Fort Augustus, Monday 4th November 2019 to Saturday 28th March 2020. Portaging along the towpath will not be possible so paddlers must have road transport for this section.
  • Closed at Tomnahurich from 12th November 2019 – 28th March 2020.

Please note that the Rivers Oich and Ness (both Grade 1-2) are for experienced white water paddlers only.  Check river conditions before you proceed.