Loch Ruthven

A shallow loch to the east of Loch Ness in the Inverness district of Highland Council Area, Loch Ruthven lies 4 miles (6.5 km) south of Dores between Loch Duntelchaig and Loch a' Choire to the north and Loch Mhor to the southwest. The loch is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and Special Area of Conservation (SAC), with the eastern part forming a nature reserve managed by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. Loch Ruthven gave its name to a Royal Navy Loch-class frigate launched in 1944.

Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better