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Highlight of Newport the place to be

Saw otters here. Classic spot to get greAt Tay photos. Great place to eat your fish n chips from... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2019
ColinP737
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There is no Rock Bigger in the area

The famous Big Rock is truly the jewel in Newport's crown. A stunning natural phenomenon which has... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2018
170nicholasj
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Feb 20, 2019
“Highlight of Newport the place to be”
Apr 30, 2018
“Big rock is smaller than the rock it sits on”
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Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Saw otters here. Classic spot to get greAt Tay photos. Great place to eat your fish n chips from the silvery Tay

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ColinP737
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I come here to eat crisps and for this it is good, but I have recently noticed that the rock labelled as 'big' is resting upon a bigger rock. This is disappointing, as the big rock is not as big as it has always seemed....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

The famous Big Rock is truly the jewel in Newport's crown. A stunning natural phenomenon which has entranced the sceptical, beguiled the wise and entrapped the unwary. Visit, wonder, return.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 170nicholasj
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Take in the view of the new V & A museum on Dundee’s waterfront from the great advantage point on the Fife side at the The Big Rock.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank postcard13
Reviewed November 1, 2017

A great place to go and get a glimpse of the city from the quiet town of Newport on tay. great views especially on bonfire night where you can see both displays from Dundee above the law

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank sean2mitchell
Reviewed February 13, 2017

This was a great place for swimming and fishing, way back in late 60/70's,when , growing up in Newport, The flat bit of ground at the bottom before you climb down to the Big Rock was where the Nov 5th bonfire was held, which brought...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank 8920johnl
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I know this area relatively well but until recently had never heard of this before. So today I went in search of 'The Big Rock', which I eventually found. I had to double check that I was in the correct spot as I was looking...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed September 14, 2016

When we came to Newport-on-Tay on summer holidays, we crossed the road to the Braes and gingerly made our way down the steep and slippy grass to the Big Rock. When the tide was in it was separated from the beach by a narrow strip...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank charannjack
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Our visit to the bigrock was on a scientific basis,a geologist wet dream you might say. This standing stone of sheer history was a must of any budding geologist,but the 'Jobbies' were the goal,we were informed that they were located at the high point on...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Alan R
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Rarely do you come across the undiscovered ninth wonder of the world! Just seeing it's mass made me feel instantly at home. Like a Mecca for fifers.

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Neil G
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