Welcome to the Dores Community Website

Notice Board (click to open)

Carr Ban Wind Turnbines Planning Application

Click Here For Details

There are copies of the plans in Ella Macrae's porch.

Man Vs Horse 2015

Click Here For details and entry form.

ETAP Cycle Race Map
Sunday 26th April

Please Click Here for details of road closures

If you would like to volunteer as a steward and receive a donation to a chairty of your choise please email the ETAP Team

Dores Community Development Trust

Meeting of Wednesday 4th March Has Been Postponed
Revised Date will be announced shortly.

Superfast Broadband

HIE Published this map back in October 2013
looks like we'll have to wait until 2nd half of next year.
Click Here For Details.

The Dores & Essich Parish extends from the outskirts of Inverness to the shores of Loch Ness. Much of the parish is rural. Much of the land is farmed with extensive tracts of plantation and natural forest. The main settlement is the village of Dores. Dores is a pleasant village situated on the northern end of Loch Ness. Its inhabitants mostly work in Inverness 10 miles away.


Aerial view of Dores.


This Is The Local Community's Website

This website is intended to help the local community to communicate news and events to each other.

If you would like to advertise on this site, want to make an announcement that you think might be of interest to the village, or have a suggestion to improve the site, then please contact me via the email




Created by Pottery House Loch Ness B&B on behalf of Dores & Essich Community Council. Copyright © 2015