Coille na Borgie Chambered Cairns
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
HERITAGE HIGHLIGHTS: Standing stones mark the cairn forecourts
This really is quite an impressive site, and being immediately beside the Skelpick road it is also one of the easiest cairns to visit in Sutherland.
About Coille na Borgie Chambered Cairns
Address: Skelpick, Bettyhill, Strathnaver, Sutherland, Scotland, KW14 7SQ
Attraction Type: Prehistoric Site
Location: On the minor road from Bettyhill to Skelpick. Well signposted, with a layby for parking. Open access site.
Website: Coille na Borgie Chambered Cairns
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest
Achanlochy Clearance Village - 0.3 miles (Museum)
Achcoillenaborgie Broch - 0.3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Strathnaver Museum - 2.1 miles (Museum)
Red Priest's Stone - 7.3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Skail Chambered Cairn - 7.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dun Dornaigil Broch - 18.2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Cnoc Freiceadain Long Cairns - 18.9 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Smoo Cave - 19 miles (Countryside)
Nearest Accommodation to Coille na Borgie Chambered Cairns:
Nearby accommodation is calculated 'as the crow flies' from Coille na Borgie Chambered Cairns. 'Nearest' may involve a long drive up and down glens or, if you are near the coast, may include a ferry ride! Please check the property map to make sure the location is right for you.