corpach basin.jpgCorpach (A' Chorpaich) is a large village near Fort William. The village lies at the western end of the Caledonian Canal which crosses Scotland from the North Sea to Atlantic. There is a hotel, restaurant, local shops, and a geological museum, Treasures of the Earth.  Picture shows the Corpach Basin at the entrance to Loch Linnhe and the open sea. The sea lock can just be seen in the extreme left of the picture.


The track exit from Corpach Station crosses the access road to the Corpach dock basin.

 08.45am in February the Mallaig service accelerates away from Corpach as the sun rises above Ben Nevis. Click for larger view.








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