Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands is the rugged northern and north-western portion of . This is the Scotland conjured up by visions of tartan, kilts, Bonnie Prince Charlie and all.
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is a region in the western Scottish Highlands. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Scottish Highlands, situated where the River Ness flows out into the Moray Firth. Photo: Avarim, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Strathspey is the area around the strath of the River Spey, , in both the Moray council area and the Badenoch and Strathspey committee area of Highland. Photo: Graham Lewis, CC BY 2.0.

is a lake or loch which runs for 23 miles along the fault line of the Great Glen in the Scottish Highlands. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is in the Scottish Highlands, to the north and west of Inverness. Photo: Ritchyblack, CC BY-SA 3.0.

make up the northernmost part of the Scottish Highlands. Photo: Moyearo, Public domain.

is the highest mountain in the United Kingdom, at 1344.527 m / 4413 ft - it gained about a metre during a 2016 official survey. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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