Barcaldine, Oban, Argyll & the Isles, West Scotland
Latitude: 56 degrees 31.84 N
Longitude: 5 degrees 18.88 W
Barcaldine Marine, at the Marine Resource Centre at Barcaldine, provides cruising yacht facilities which include 50 swinging moorings, a pontoon for storing and crew access. Shore facilities include toilets and showers, waterside car parking, and secure dinghy and outboard storage. Water is available alongside the pontoon.
Loch Creran is one of the most accessible locations on the coast. It is just under 100 miles from Glasgow, 120 from Edinburgh, and less than 200 from Carlisle. Cross the Connel Bridge as you approach Oban, and Barcaldine is 6 miles away.
This is an excellent base for West Coast cruising, which has undercover winter storage for around 100 craft, and a variety of commercial marine services.
Facilities include: Pontoon Facility, Visitor Moorings, Mooring Fee Payable, Fresh Water , Shorepower, Marine Diesel, Boatyard, Repair Services, Wi-Fi , Rubbish Disposal, Toilets, Showers, Slipway.
Close to Oban where there is a wide variety of shops available.