Segway Hebrides
Woodlands Centre
Lews Castle Grounds

Our tours in the Castle grounds start near the Boatman’s House at the front of the Woodlands Centre. The Segway Ranger will meet you on the grass area between the Woodlands Centre and the Boatman’s House.

Walking directions from Stornoway Town Centre:

Sign to the Castle GroundsWalk north (with the Harbour to your left) along Cromwell Street. The road becomes Bayhead after the junction with Kenneth Street.

At the head of the Harbour you will see the YM Bridge sign posted to the Castle Grounds (see image to the left). Walk over the bridge and turn left.

Walk along the path with the water on your left until you get to the first stone building on the left side. This is the Boatman’s House. You will find your Segway Ranger (and Segways) nearby on the grass area immediately in front of you.

Driving directions from Stornoway Town Centre:

Woodlands Centre SignHead to the roundabout on the junction of Matheson Road, Bayhead, and Macaulay Road. Travel north along the A857 (Macaulay Road) and take the first left onto Willowglen Road, followed by an immediate left into the Castle Grounds.

Passing through the entrance gate you will pass the Stornoway Golf Club on your left, continue straight on for about quarter of a mile until you see a sign to the Woodlands Centre, turn left down the hill and at the bottom make a hard right into the car park next to the Woodlands Centre.

You will find the Segway Ranger (and Segways) to the front of the Woodlands Centre building.

Woodlands Centre

Google Maps:

Use the ‘directions’ function from where you are to our google map marker:

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