Fortrose (//; Scottish Gaelic: A' Chananaich, Scots: Chainry) is a town and former royal burgh in Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom. It is on the Moray Firth, about 6 miles (10 km) north-east of Inverness. The burgh is a popular location for trying to spot bottlenose dolphins (see Chanonry Point) in the Moray Firth. The town is known for its ruined 13th century cathedral, and as the home of the Brahan Seer.
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|OS grid reference|
|• Edinburgh||118 mi (190 km)|
|• London||449 mi (723 km)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
The correct pronunciation of the town's name in accordance with local usage is with the stress on the first syllable.