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Trotternish Ridge Area is a Must See on Isle of Skye

The Trotternish Ridge is a must see landmark within the Isle of Skye. It encompasses the Quiraing, an amazing hike of medium level that shows the grace and beauty of the Scottish... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Trotternish Ridge is a must see landmark within the Isle of Skye. It encompasses the Quiraing, an amazing hike of medium level that shows the grace and beauty of the Scottish highlands. Whether it is clear, cloudy, snowing or raining, be prepared with good hiking boots, gloves and a hat. In the colder months it is important to have... More 

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Whole Trotternish Peninsula is really breathtaking place. The beauty of nature and typical local houses is outstanding.

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Its actually difficult to find the correct words to describe the natural beauty of the Trotternish Ridge! See it for yourself and you will understand!

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Vancouver, Washington, United States
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Everything is beautiful on the Isle of Skye and Trotternish Ridge is no different. We really enjoyed the scenery here and I would suggest a stop-off to take in the views it has to offer.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The scale of this ridge is simply impressive and I throughly enjoyed climbing one of its peaks near the old man of storr. There was the odd walker about, but not overrun by tourists like many parts of skye. Be sure to come prepared with a map and compass as there are no sign posts and the walking trail is... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

A lovely part of the world, views amazing and so peaceful really worth the stop of a coffee and the views and some pictures

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Hope, New Jersey
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

"The Trotternish peninsula in the north east of Skye is dominated by a spectacular ridge of hills that runs for over 30km along its backbone. There are 13 named summits, from Beinn Dearg in the south to Meal na Suiramach in the north. The ridge rises to its highest point at the 719m summit of the Storr, above the tortured... More 

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Kalispell, Montana
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

The entire island of Skye is beautiful, but to me the Trotternish Peninsula is the jewel of the crown. Rent a car if you can, and take your time savoring the amazing scenery around every bend. I have spent time exploring here in both sun and rain, and beauty abounds in all conditions. This is a must while visiting the... More 

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

When we went it had snowed the previous day and the tops were covered in snow which improved the already impressive views. The sun was out and the snow was melting fairly quickly which made it quite wet underfoot. We parked at the car park well above the cemetary and did a round walk past the Quiraing up onto the... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Great natural scenery and a great spot for peace and relaxation. Every way you turn the view is impressive, when the sky is clear of course!

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