Just 2o0m from the village centre. Water from the dam was led to a generating station at the head of Loch Leven which supplied electricity to the aluminium smelters and associated works. We got to the station at Fort William at around It was at this point both our attitudes changed towards the whole experience. After a few coffees, a tonne of sun cream application and the rest of our breakfast we filled up our water bottles at the campsite taps and started off again.
Situated on the campsite adjacent to the Blackwater Hostel, the Glamping Pods are ideally positioned with many pods overlooking the River Leven. Located in the small village of Kinlochleven which lies on the West Coast of Scotland in the heart of Lochaber. Only 7 miles from Glencoe.
Glamping Stay on the West Highland Way Kinlochleven
Located in Kinlochleven with two hostels, glamping pods, a campsite and a bed & breakfast. Blackwater is a family run business, and together we are sure to. Our Hobbit Houses are perfect for up to 4 people looking for great value self catering in Glencoe and are an alternative to camping in a small tent.
Everywhere was closed and the town pretty deserted, but there were a young couple from Italy who were beginning the journey on foot, so we took photos of each other and bid them good luck.
Comfortable bunk beds with bed linens included.
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The works was linked to a pier [NN16SE 3. The main feature of the hydro scheme was a mass concrete gravity dam ft long and 86 ft high. Loading playlists The Pelton. SC Power house: AC generator supplying works.
Alternative Name(s) Kinlochleven Hydroelectric Power Scheme; River Leven;. on minced stag), and, by abouttwo lodges - Kinlochmore and Kinlochbeg.
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Posts about Kinlochleven written by adventuresofkings. For a Micro Lodge we were able to fit in a lot of stuff and the staff at the site couldn't have been kinder.
Mark Georgeson 4, views. Before we knew it we were coasting towards Drymen, passing Drymen, taking in the view of Dumgoyne and making great time, despite our stop in Rowardennan. DP Oblique aerial view centred on the site of the works with the road bridge and church adjacent, taken from the SW.
It was reputed to be the longest dam in the world at the time of its completion and is also an early use of mass concrete in dam construction of this type with Sir Robert MacAlpine as principal contractor.