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Lovely forest walk

Went for colours of cluny event and was really good Same organisation that does enchanted forrest... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
thehappywanderers555
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Peterhead, United Kingdom
Excellent viewing from the Top of the Tower

To get to the tower, it is a fairly steep footpath from Grant Park, but it is well signposted and... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Malcolm P
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Forres, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Went for colours of cluny event and was really good Same organisation that does enchanted forrest in pitlochery will probably have more next year as couldv had some more Nice walk tho on a crispy nite but muddy so bring your wellies

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

To get to the tower, it is a fairly steep footpath from Grant Park, but it is well signposted and the main path is a good surface and wide. There are other narrower and steeper paths for the more adventurous. The tower , itself is...More

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great place for dog walking and a good gentle incline to the tower. Lovely views over the Moray Firth at the tower. Some local youths leave their rubbish about and the tower is never open when I go but the walk is nice.

2  Thank Alastair G
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Take a stroll through Grant Park and up the hill to the Nelson Tower. Be sure to check opening times before making the trek so you can climb the Tower to the top for some incredible views of the northern coast of Scotland. On a...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 24 October 2016

An easy walk through the woods on soft paths takes you to this view point high on Cluny Hill. Even though it was closed for the season and we could not climb the three storeys for the views from the top there are ground level...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Nelson Tower stands at the top of Cluny Hill overlooking Forres and the Findhorn Bay. It is well preserved and for those with a head for heights offers magnificent views of Western Moray, The Firth and the mountains of Sutherland to the North. In the...More

3  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I have been visiting in the area of Forres for years, and finally managed to get to visit the Nelson's Tower. It is only opened between 2-4 pm daily, so time your visit during these two hours. You will be pleased you made the effort...More

Thank ShirleydK39
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A lovely climb through a Beech Wood to the tower, great history to read about inside the tower and an amazing view from the top.

1  Thank lisajw2015
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The tower is very well hidden amongst the trees. Just follow the sign and it will appear from the forest. It is only open from 2pm till 4pm It is run by volunteers, very well done! When you are up on the tower you have...More

Thank Ruudw
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Great afternoon out, walk through the woods up to the tower. Take the winding staircase up to the top visiting reading the history of Nelson, Forres and this tower. Once up high enjoy the spectacular views over Moray, worth a visit, wear flat shoes and...More

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