During the winter there are only 4 tours a day, so advance booking is recommended. TALISKER BAY From Carbost, follow the signs on the unmarked roads westwards to Talisker, park your car where the road reaches Talisker House, and walk along the path to the sea.
Watersports available on the island include diving, canoeing, windsurfing and yachting.
It follows the route of an old incline railway line through the forest and heads towards Suisnish jetty where the furnaces and hopper were located.
The remains of the viaduct which carried the line over a tributary of the Inverarish Burn are testify to the skills of the engineers that built it.
Details can be found in free leaflets available from the Tourist Offices on Skye.
The Miners Trail (1 hour, stout footwear advisable) goes east towards the disused iron ore mine on the edge of the forest.