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Autumn Woodland Walk

Great viewing platform to see water and get selves;) On main path, a few minutes walk from the car... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
MDHarding
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Enchanted place

Just a short walk from the car park, alongside the burn and you come to this amazing place. Don't... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
davidgirling
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Built for the second Duke of Atholl in 1758 and restored in 1953, this folly sits on a rocky outcrop overlooking the turbulent Black Linn Fall, which affords fine views of the distant woodlands.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
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Dunkeld, Scotland
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great viewing platform to see water and get selves;) On main path, a few minutes walk from the car park.

Thank MDHarding
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Just a short walk from the car park, alongside the burn and you come to this amazing place. Don't be tempted to go onto the bridge as this will spoil the surprise! Go up the steps, into the door of the Hall, wait until everyone...More

Thank davidgirling
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The wall is part of the Hermitage trail walk. It is a nice fall but not worth a long drive. I'm sure it is very pretty when the water is rushing and they've had a heavy rain.

Thank Linnbada
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I visited late in the evening when there very few people around. The trees and the viewing hall were magnificent.

Thank Allen W
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The powerful waterfall and the fact that it rains a lot enhance the greenness of this beautiful place....it's worth visiting but avoid the rush hour.

Thank Pesta1963
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely day , weather fair , all geared up. A lovely easy walk , great for families , go 'off road' down to the river for a bit of scrambling adds to the adventure.

Thank michael w
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Staying in the area have visited here a couple of times great place for a leg stretch with or without the dogs (muddy after rain). Nice views along the walk as well as from Ossians Hall. Forms part of the Dunkeld and Birnam path network

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Great to see the hall being restored. It is asurpriding gem in the woods. It has the thrill of standing over the waterfall which teenagers seem to like anif you are lucky you might see leaping salmon.

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped off here randomly and didn't know what to expect. We'd been on the road for hours and just wanted to stretch our legs. After a short walk, 20mins, we reached the hermitage, pushed the door and the sight we were greeted with took...More

Thank J_Micahel
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a Must Vist it is such a beautiful spot a lovely walk thro the woods taking in all the beautiful trees and fauna, Ossilans Hall is simply spectacular seeing all the water cascading over the huge rocks, walk a bit further on and...More

Thank delboy47
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kcowley
7 July 2017|
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Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
Yes done bridge is next to it and the falls. guess that it's approximately 500m from car park. Hope that helps you& that you enjoy your visit.
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