Rohan Inverness Outdoor and Travel Clothing

Rohan Inverness Mar16

Welcome to Rohan Inverness from Manager Iain, Deputy Jason, Abbie, Jim, Gaelle, Christina and Vivienne.

Shop Address: 30-32 Academy Street, Inverness IV1 1JT

Shop Phone Number: 01463-238379

Shop Opening Times:

Monday 11:00-16:00
Tuesday 09:30-17:30
Wednesday 09:30-17:30
Thursday 9:30-17:30
Friday 09:30-17:30
Saturday 9:30-17:30
Sunday 11:00-16:00

Directions to our shop – Rohan Inverness is on Academy Street which is situated in the centre of what was the the traditional city centre. This was a triangle, bounded by High Street, Church Street and Academy Street. The city has a small compact centre that’s easy to walk around which makes shopping and exploring a dream. Large enough to have everything you need, small enough to be friendly and safe, historic enough to be beautiful.

The Old Town Rose Street Car Park is situated in the centre of Inverness within walking distance of the Inverness Bus Station, Railway Station, city centre and the shopping malls. The main Inverness railway station is almost directly opposite the Academy Street entrance to the the Victorian Market, home to a large number of small shops. Three trunk roads (the A9, A82 and A96) provide access to Aberdeen, Perth, Elgin, Wick, Thurso, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Inverness Evening Rohan Inverness

Local Knowledge – Welcome to Inverness (Inbhir Nis) gaelic meaning ‘mouth of the river’, regarded as the capital of and gateway to the Highlands and situated at the head of the Great Glen that runs from Fort William to Inverness. To the south and west lie the big hills in the heart of the Highlands, notably around Glen Affric, which lead to the road to the Isle of Skye and southwards to the Knoydart peninsula, only accessible by foot or boat. West of Inverness the roads head to the mountains of Assynt, Torridon, Loch Maree… the north-west Highlands burst forth with grandeur and beauty. Deep forests, tall cliffs, rugged peaks and rolling seas crash together in an epic landscape. The north coast: Tongue, Cape Wrath, is wild and unspoilt, and is still crofted today. ‘The Flow Country’ that covers much of Caithness and Sutherland is unique, stark, virtually uninhabited( home to much of the clearances) and a superb refuge for wildlife. From the hairpin bends of the ‘Pass of the Cattle’ over the mountains to Applecross to the dolphins at Channery Point off the Black Isle, the North Highlands offers so much to see and do.

South of Inverness lies the Cairngorms National Park, here the hills rise skyward again, containing three of the UK’s highest mountains. Arctic like plateau’s descend into glens of ancient Caledonian forest, one of the last strongholds of the Wildcat, Capercaillie and Red Squirrel. The Cairngorms  are home to the UK’s only wild herd of Reindeer, and are an adventure playground for many with both Summer and Winter sports on offer. A wild but vibrant area, it will suit holiday makers and thrill seekers alike.

Locally the area offers plenty to do, with a good range of historic sites such as Culloden battlefield and Cawdor castle, as well as Europe’s best preserved 18th-century fort at Fort George. The sport and activity choice is also wide-ranging and includes cruising on Loch Ness (Nessie, who knows) as well as hill walking, mountain biking, snowsports, climbing, golfing, shooting, canoeing and kayaking. Shopping for Scottish crafts, plus all the nightlife and the cultural programme of Scotland’s most northerly city, are just a few of the other options.

Inverness Night

Staff Recommendations – Inverness offers a wealth of cafes, bars and restaurants, a few of our favourites are The Mustard Seed on the river front, Aspendos on Queensgate, the Rocpool again on the waterfront to eat, to drink Johnny Foxes and Hootanannys offer excellent nights out.

Further afield, the Mountain CafeThe Old Bridge Inn and Pizzariach in Aviemore are superb places to eat and drink. Just outside Aviemore is the hidden gem that is the Potting Shed at Inschriach Nursery, have a coffee and astonishing homemade cakes while you watch the birds and Red Squirrels feeding. On the West coast visit theApplecross Inn for seafood, in Gairloch try the Old Inn, or the Barn at Sands caravan park. If your on Skye, the Isle Ornsay Hotel in Sleat, or theStein Inn at Waternish. If you are way up North the Kylesku Hotel is also renowed for it’s seafood. On Loch Ness itself, The Dores Inn at Dores, The Loch Ness Inn at Drumnadrochit, and the Bothy Pub in Fort Augustus.

Skara Brae on Orkney

Skara Brae on Orkney

milltown and cuillins 9.30pm

Milltown and Cuillins 9.30pm

Loch Ness

Loch Ness

Gairloch

Gairloch

 

 

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7 Comments

  1. Rohan Inverness says:

    Mid season sale ends this bank holiday Monday. Last chance to grab a bargain is this weekend. We will also be open from 11 till 4 this coming Monday.

  2. Rohan Inverness says:

    Snow continues to fall in Inverness this Monday morning, thankfully we have some great Winter gear in our mid season sale. Including Wms Icepack Vests, Shivling and Windshield jackets, and men’s Kona and Headland jackets, to wrap up warm in. Will it ever end this year, not this week at least…

  3. Rohan Inverness says:

    Mid season sale has kicked off in store today, with up to 35% off all across the store on some choice products. A mix of Winter and Summer lines on sale.

  4. Rohan Inverness says:

    Some sunshine at last after a week of snow showers. However, don’t put that warm insulating garment away yet, snow will return again this weekend in the Highlands. Time to buy a Headland jkt or Finnic jkt, warm, smart, insulating fleece, just what’s needed with Summer looking a way off.

  5. Rohan Inverness says:

    Last week now of Gift Your Gear, still time to donate, and we are open everyday over the Easter weekend. Don’t let the fresh dusting of snow on the mountains put you off, Summer is just round the corner and we have that well covered. New colours of Progress polo and many short sleeved shirts.

  6. Rohan Inverness says:

    Another great start for Gift Your Gear, with many, many items being donated and some happy customers leaving with new wardrobes full of clothing all at 15% off. Dry Pioneers and Amblers lead the way for men, with Amblers and Crossovers for women.

  7. Rohan Inverness says:

    Big launch week, new catalogue arriving and Gift Your Gear is back for the whole of March once again.

    Dig out that unwanted, useable, outdoor clothing that’s sitting in your wardrobe gathering dust and moth balls, donate it in store to Gift Your Gear and get 15% off our new season range. What could be better?

    http://rohantime.com/64131/gift-your-gear-give-your-unwanted-gear-a-new-lease-of-life/

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