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Rannoch Moor

Pitlochry, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 10 activities in Pitlochry
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Highland Perthshire, Scotland
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121 reviews 121 reviews
9 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 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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78 reviews 78 reviews
28 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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160 reviews 160 reviews
91 attraction reviews
172 helpful votes 172 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 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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East Yorkshire
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132 reviews 132 reviews
45 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Fabulous easy to follow way marked trail for muppets like me to follow easily with a Tay forest park map for a guide. There are three walks to choose from we chose this one as it was only an hour as it was a very hot day and this was under the canopy of trees mainly. Lovely easy going walk... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We visited in the Spring of 2013 and found the area breathtakingly beautiful. It's a long drive out from Pitlochry, so take a picnic and stop to enjoy the scenery as you go. There are several pubs and shops in villages along the way. The Country Store at Kinloch Rannoch is very good.

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Auckz
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88 reviews 88 reviews
29 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

The moor and the loch are simply wonderful. A wild winters day and it was simply superb!! Great drive along Struan to Kinloch Rannoch

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Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Rannoch Moor is one of the few unspoilt wildernesses left in the UK. Although difficult to access the inner moor without some serious walking, you can actually catch the train to Rannoch Station which has to have the title of Britain’s most remote station. For a really spectacular drive you can either head down from Glen Coe way or from... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
31 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

We lived half-way along the south side of Loch Rannoch, from 1969 to 1976. (Our 4-bd 2 bth house is up for sale, Jan 2013) Railway: 2 trains a day each way; connections to Mallaig and King's Cross). Moor of Rannoch hotel: v friendly; family run. Loch Rannoch MacDonald Hotel: very impersonal and expensive. Dunalastair Hotel: New owners awaited; used... More

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