Kyle of Tongue – North Coast 500

Stand Up Paddle Kyle of Tongue
Kyle of Tongue.jpg The Main Points Location – Kyle of Tongue North Scottish Highlands, Scotland Cost – Free access Conditions – Salt water loch, sheltered water due to the causeway which is used to access the water. Other users – Other visitors to the area sightseeing but mostly free of users Entry Point – Sandy and pebbly beach with gradual inclinecanal edge Surrounding amenities/Bathrooms- nearby is the village of Tongue on the eastern shore with a campsite and youth hostel.  Tongue Hotel is a little further along the A838 to the South East. Getting There –  Follow the A836 North from Lairg, the most direct route or East from Thurso and Betty Hill if doing the North Coast 500 route. Map Current Weather Conditions Wee Blether Another spot in the growing list of places to return to when things warm up a bit next summer!  What it’s hard to capture in the photos is just how beautiful the place is, absolutely stunning.  The tide was out when we were there and so I would advise timing it so that it was higher for optimal paddling.  It is a really great location for ease of access and parking while on the North Coast 500 and would really recommend checking it out during your trip. Have a favourite SUP location that you think should be added here? Looking for the perfect gift idea for that special someone in your life?  Check out our post on this seasons top picks for your SUP chick or bloke.   FIND BEAUTIFUL PLACES TO SUP LEARN MORE ABOUT EQUIPMENT WATCH THE LATEST SUP ADVENTURE VIDEO
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