It is sometimes said to be the most beautiful loch in the
Loch Maree is about 13 miles long and up to 3 miles wide in parts and 125 feet deep. It is in a very remote location at Wester Ross in the Northwest Highlands of
The loch is said to have a monster known as muc-sheilch .A Mr Banks of Letterewe tried at great expense to drain the
Over the years, there have been unsubstantiated reports of something large in the water being seen by local fishermen, but no photographs or film seem to have come to light.Most think it is nothing more than a large eel.
A good site about the mysterious loch and it's islands:
I was going to post this some time ago but this stopped me:
A recent tragedy man and son drowned on the loch
I post it now as a memorial to the tragic loss of two lives and to remind us all to be careful when out researching monsters or simply fishing.