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Samson's Putting Stone

Off A821 | Car park off Trossachs Road, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
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I'm still standing!

Decided to look for this stone whilst out visiting in the local area yesterday (29/4/17). We... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
thetravellingmanUk
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uk
Blew away our Hogmanay heads.

Lovely easy walk along the river. Steeper shorter part of walk up the hill to the stone. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
thelossieduo
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Lossiemouth
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“grassy slope”(2 reviews)
“nice walk”(2 reviews)
“car park”(2 reviews)
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Off A821 | Car park off Trossachs Road, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
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"nice walk"
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"perched"
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"slippery"
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Decided to look for this stone whilst out visiting in the local area yesterday (29/4/17). We parked the car at Kilmahog - there is a car park at either side of the road, we parked on the river side. We only had to cross the...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lovely easy walk along the river. Steeper shorter part of walk up the hill to the stone. Lovely views back to Callander. Nice length of walk to stone and back to Callander for some refreshments.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice walk for some great views over Callander and the surrounding area, the steep climb can be a bit slippy in parts so care needed when acending and decending down the other side. For me its a walk you would do once and not bother...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Nice walk from car park at Kilmahog Callander follow the Great Trossachs Trail until you see a sign going uphill The steep path up the grassy slope can be slippy and muddy in wet weather.Super views of Callander and Loch Vennacher. You can continue west...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Samson's Putting Stone is a massive boulder deposited by a glacier on top of a hill overlooking Callander. It's a super viewpoint commanding great views of the surrounding glens and the stone itself is quite interesting as it looks barely perched on the summit. It...More

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