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Grey Mare's Tail

| Moffat Water Valley, Moffat, Scotland
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“car park” (27 reviews)
“steep climb” (11 reviews)
| Moffat Water Valley, Moffat, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not far from Moffat. Well worth a visit. Get to it by car or bicycle. Car park at the bottom. Steep walk to get to the top. It took us along time but worth it. We are in our 70s.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk in the snow to view the falls. It was a little sloppy but we'll worth it. For the view at the end

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Not good weather for visit but beautiful. All the same the climb is not for people with mobility issues, but all around the scene is beautiful

Thank mogeash
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived at this place, which only has a very small car park for National Trust site. No toilet facility. We didnt end up doing the trail as we decided with the weather being changeable we were probably not kitted out correctly. The climb is...More

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 21 October 2017

amazing walk. four-five miles with excellet views, river, loch and fall. You couldn't be disapointed as the landscape is glorious here!

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Walked up the steps etched in the rock at the side of this towering waterfall in the Moffat Water Valley and some distance into the surrounding hills together with my sister and her boyfriend last year. Weather was not kind to us but the scenery...More

Thank mojo92016
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Moffat for a week commencing 30th September and stopped off at the Grey Mare's Tail en route to Selkirk. Sadly it was a very wet day and everywhere was shrouded with mist, although the waterfall was visible. A short walk from the...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This is an easy semi strenuous walk and well worth the hike to the top. The loch at the top is tranquil with gorgeous views of the surrounding hills and waterfall. Takes around an hour to the top. Must be truly spectacular in winter especially...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Could not get near because of handicap but the journey by road was fabulous with very little traffic so we were able to take our time and admire the glorious views.

Thank Josephine C
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We visited and attempted the big trail but due to my sore knee and my wife's dodgy ankle we had to admit defeat due to the steep steps. Will come back when our ailments are better lovely views breathtaking, gutted didn't make if

Thank fir3mansam
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9 August 2016|
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Response from oowweenn | Reviewed this property |
No, they will be fine. if its muddy just make sure you hold their hand. Its a climb but gradual.
Marie E
15 November 2015|
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 :)