Ardvreck Castle reflecting in Loch Assynt at Sunset with snow-capped hills in the background

Assynt, Scottish Highlands

Ardvreck Castle was built in the 1500s by Clan MacLeod.

Ardvreck Castle stands on the shores of Loch Assynt, Sutherland and was the stronghold of Clan MacLeod until 1672 when Clan MacKenzie attacked and captured the castle and took control of the Assynt area.

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