Absolute highlight on this stretch of road...... the views are unreal. Be patient and courteous and you will be rewarded with an exhilarating drive and some of the best views
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Narrow and steep road. Beautiful views of the coast and ocean from this road. the road itself is in very decent shape in the summer. However, it is tricky to find places to let cars pass. Two-way road on a single lane is a bit...More
Cycled the Bealach na Ba as part of our trip by bike round the North Coast 500. Very very steep but worth it. If its windy I would suggest taking the detour.
Very exciting drive over the top, particularly on a frosty morning. Fantastic views at the summit and no traffic to speak of which made the journey calmer than when we took the motorhome over in May earlier in the year.
Absolutely staggering ride on the trike along this amazing road on the NC500. Despite the weather's best efforts it could not dampen my enthusiasm and respect for this ribbon of tarmac that rises and falls through the beautiful scenery. A sense of real achievement at...More
I have travelled these roads many times, but this year was the worst ever, probably because of the newly created 500 route, large campervans that find it so difficult turning on the steep hairpin bends causing bottle necks and tailbacks. I have also heard they...More
We thought we were being smart avoiding the coast to avoid the single track road, and ended up on The Bealach Na Ba before we knew it. What made it worse, was the fog rolling down the hills. Scary but exhilarating and we did it...More
Let's say, I love driving, I love Scotland and I love mountains. The drive to Applecross was truly amazing. Not suitable for new drivers and big vans I would say. Plus you need to be careful during rain, wind, fog... well... always :) . More...More
Unsuitable for towed caravans, but fine for cars, this road has great views all the way. A car parking area allows you to walk up hill and get still better views.