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Rannoch Moor

Pitlochry, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 10 Activities in Pitlochry
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

One of the most photogenic places in Scotland, mountains and lochs for miles. We haven't walked there but have driven through many times and are always struck by the breathtaking scenery. We have taken many photographs there. It is just before Glencoe and is a wonderful introduction.

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colorado
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

If you walk the WHW, you will walk the 8 miles through here. Beautiful and pristine. We had great weather and visibility.

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Stirling1
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Having driven the road to Glen Cove many times this was the first walking over the moor as part of the WHW. We were in luck that the rain was absent and the clouds high. Walking the moor you see views which catch your breath. Look forward to next time.

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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The isolation and scenery will give you goosebumps, there are many Munros around for the baggers amongst us. But don't forget your midge net!

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Helensburgh
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a piece of Scotland you will never see unless you walk over the Moor to Glen Coe. You will be missing out on a piece of beauty !

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Highland Perthshire, Scotland
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
9 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Having arrived at Rannoch Station on Thursday, 10th July at 07:30 I wanted to go to Stob na Cruaiche 710m (2329ft) in search of a Geocache. With clear blue sky, I set off along the forest track from Rannoch Station towards Glen Coe. After about 2.7 kilometres, I found an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) track going off to the right hand... More

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
38 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The loch and Rannoch station is a great place to get the train to Mallaig.The village itself is uninspiring there is a tea shop there now which looked nice but we did not use.

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Verona, Wisconsin
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We needed to go from Fort William to Glasgow so we took the A82. We weren't expecting anything more than a hurried drive through the countryside. What we got was an unexpected treat. This area is stunning. Waterfalls, mountains, moors. Just beautiful. We took much longer than we allotted to cross this area. Next time we'll plan on taking much... More

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glasgow
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190 reviews 190 reviews
106 attraction reviews
217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Most people speed across the Moor of Rannoch by the A82, heading for Glencoe and further north.Don't! Take a break.The Black Mount/Rannoch area is recognised as one of our Top 40 most outstanding landscapes for good reason.I know this area very well, yet visiting it just days ago in autumn colours and under a blue sky, I was blown away,again,... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Rannoch Moor is mile after mile of unrivalled beauty. Lush green velvet and wide open spaces, this is the gem of The Highlands. Mist, follows sun, grey skies and blue, a mix of all weathers greeted us as we travelled through towards the Pass of Glencoe on route to Fort William and onto Spean Bridge. We didn't realise what magnificent... More

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