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Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre Ticket
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Ways to Experience Grey Mare's Tail
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a stunning waterfall that can be loud and fierce or much more gentle, obviously at different times of the year. We used to tell the children lots of stories about it and it still enchants me after 40 years. Worth going if you...More

1  Thank lawalkerpop
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful but challenging hike but worth the effort. Located about 10 miles from Moffat. Lots of parking but there is a fee for parking.

Thank bneenut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its a pretty heavy 1 hour walk up the side of the waterfall to the loch but definitely worth it. The scenery is absolutely stunning the entire way. The waterfall itself is only half of it, with the peaceful Loch being the icing on the...More

Thank DanCarmody
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been visiting Moffat and saw the sign for grey mares tail and decided to take a look. Absolutely fantastic scenery on the way, but the jewel in the crown was the waterfall. A very stunning sight, I only climbed so far up the...More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For hundreds of years my family have visited here by foot or by car. To get to the top is so very worth the climb. A beauty to behold. If your lucky you also get the RAF Fighter jets come through at eye level and...More

Thank moggie294
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us made the hike up to Loch Skeen, two adults and two children aged 15 an 12. It is a pretty hard trek up but you are rewarded at the top by the loch. We got up there and had the loch to...More

Thank OwdWilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the accent of the walk. It is worth the climb of steps. Must take care of the foot ware as the steps are uneven.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning waterfall ... quite a strenuous walk in places but well worth it . I would give yourselves 2-3 hours to reach the Loch and time to take in the views

2  Thank Rossijones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a visit in any weather (well except for fog perhaps). We stopped off on return from St Marys Loch further along the A708 and since we weren't dressed for venturing too far stayed for less than an hour. After a very short walk and...More

Thank MartinJL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The grey mares tail wow what a scenic wonder a photographer's dream all the year round from the frozen waters to tee tail in full flow it's just brilliant

Thank bob s
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Mhairi2297
9 August 2016|
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Response from Owen R | Reviewed this property |
No, they will be fine. if its muddy just make sure you hold their hand. Its a climb but gradual.
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Marie E
15 November 2015|
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Response from Marie E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, if drive into Moffat from the a74 and look for signs for the a708 grey mare's tail will be sign posted. Hope this is helpful :)
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