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Grey Mare's Tail

| Moffat Water Valley, Moffat, Scotland
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“steep climb” (11 reviews)
“car park” (27 reviews)
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| Moffat Water Valley, Moffat, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not good weather for visit but beautiful. All the same the climb is not for people with mobility issues, but all around the scene is beautiful

Thank mogeash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at this place, which only has a very small car park for National Trust site. No toilet facility. We didnt end up doing the trail as we decided with the weather being changeable we were probably not kitted out correctly. The climb is...More

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazing walk. four-five miles with excellet views, river, loch and fall. You couldn't be disapointed as the landscape is glorious here!

Thank Jean D
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Walked up the steps etched in the rock at the side of this towering waterfall in the Moffat Water Valley and some distance into the surrounding hills together with my sister and her boyfriend last year. Weather was not kind to us but the scenery...More

Thank mojo92016
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Moffat for a week commencing 30th September and stopped off at the Grey Mare's Tail en route to Selkirk. Sadly it was a very wet day and everywhere was shrouded with mist, although the waterfall was visible. A short walk from the...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

This is an easy semi strenuous walk and well worth the hike to the top. The loch at the top is tranquil with gorgeous views of the surrounding hills and waterfall. Takes around an hour to the top. Must be truly spectacular in winter especially...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Could not get near because of handicap but the journey by road was fabulous with very little traffic so we were able to take our time and admire the glorious views.

Thank Josephine C
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We visited and attempted the big trail but due to my sore knee and my wife's dodgy ankle we had to admit defeat due to the steep steps. Will come back when our ailments are better lovely views breathtaking, gutted didn't make if

Thank fir3mansam
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Stopover after a week away so we decided to go up Grey Mares Tail, steep climb up but views didn't disappoint, lovely walk with hubby & our Labrador.

Thank niclouemmScotland
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Grey Mare's Tail waterfall in September 2017 and found it to be a very impressive sight. The waterfall is quite spectacular, with a large free fall drop. You can view the waterfall from both sides, we chose to walk the path that...More

Thank Shirt-Gould
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Mhairi2297
August 8, 2016|
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Response from oowweenn | Reviewed this property |
No, they will be fine. if its muddy just make sure you hold their hand. Its a climb but gradual.
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Marie E
November 14, 2015|
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Response from Marie E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, if drive into Moffat from the a74 and look for signs for the a708 grey mare's tail will be sign posted. Hope this is helpful :)
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