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Beautiful area of Scotland

peaceful surroundings and nice good walks. it is so beautiful and so quiet and such an unspoilt... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
michaeljamesgamm2018
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
The most beautiful walking in Scotland

We walked Glen Esk, Clova, Doll and Isla in a week. It is so beautiful and so quiet and such an... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
AdrianH1967
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 April 2015

The Angus Glens have so much to offer people of all walks of life. They are a series of glens that lead to somewhere, lead to nowhere, but most of all lead to heaven. We have driven, walked and roamed these glens for more than...More

4  Thank hma1909
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

I'm a frequent visitor to the Angus Glens; a beautiful wildlife crime scene! This area is notorious for wildlife crime - poisoning, trapping and shooting of protected birds of prey. Both Golden Eagles and White-tailed Eagles have been found poisoned in this area. Many poisoned...More

12  Thank Mark A
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

peaceful surroundings and nice good walks. it is so beautiful and so quiet and such an unspoilt part of Scotland.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We walked Glen Esk, Clova, Doll and Isla in a week. It is so beautiful and so quiet and such an unspoilt part of Scotland. Great walking but dont tell anyone!

Thank AdrianH1967
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Glen Clova , Glen Prosen and Glen Doll are all dramatic areas just a couple of hours away from Scotland's Central Belt. Although popular with walkers looking to bag a Munro the glens are peaceful and a world away from the busier tourist hotspots in...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We had a absolutely superb walk along the side of the reservoir and it was a relatively easy walk with great views. There were a few cyclists and it is possible to walk round the reservoir although in parts it is not quite so easy.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

With all this wonderfully warm and sunny weather in Scotland, there is just nowhere better to experience the vast untarnished views afforded by all the Angus Glens .. and Glen Clova in pretty particular. A short run, cycle or walk in any of the Glens...More

2  Thank 950anguse
Reviewed 26 May 2018

There are several glens, each with their own characteristics and experiences. Starting in the east, Glen Esk (accessed near Edzell) is popular with walkers and has a number of shooting estates. The little village of Tarfside, just over half way up the glen, has the...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Lovely picturesque glens but unfortunately there’s no parking until you get to the end of the glens. Glen Clova is a bit better than the others but many other Scottish glens have many pull offs n paths from them. It’s such a shame that there’s...More

Thank margaret h
Reviewed 15 November 2017

if your ever on a loose end of what to do i'd highly recommend taking a trip out to the Angus Glens a fantastic place to go for a walk whether its a walk up to the breath taking Corrie Fee or Loch Brandy Glen...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Not everyone is blessed with having such a stunning area on their doorstep but I’m glad I have been, this area has been a huge part in my life from an early age, I have fond memories of camping in Glen Doll campsite which has...More

Thank ashaw916
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

If you have friends or family visiting from the city a trip up to the glens is essential and make a stop at Blackwater dam - the air is fresh and clean. I don't think there is anywhere else that's so lush and green

1  Thank Shagues
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mritim
Hi, my name is Rachael and I am using my partners account to ask a few quick questions regarding Glen Clova. I notice a huge characteristic of this splendid location are the tall trees - I am an amateur photographer as well as my partner, we are consistently learning new things and I can see a huge potential for catching some decent and bold sunrays/sunbeams through the trees. I was wondering whether anyone had witnessed this in this location, I appreciate the weather conditions have to be correct in order for nature to show this spectacular scene but if anyone has seen this fabulous event I would like to know the time of year and whether it was a morning or afternoon? (Although I think morning would be most likely). My last question is whether any of you have managed to take photos like this and if so, whether there is a chance of showing me. I just love nature, especially sunbeams, I think they are majestic and beautiful. Any advice is greatly appreciated, thank you. :o)
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Response from SandM582 | Reviewed this property |
Yeh this is an awesome place whatever the weather. Early morning summertime should get you sunbeams bursting onto the carpet floor. Higher climbs will give you nice wildlife and pretty shots. There's a fast running stream... More
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