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Kilmardinny Loch

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Gruffalo

We heard about the Gruffalo Trail and decided to take our daughter. The trail wasn't as good as... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
neellik
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Port Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Lovely stroll

Came here today as heard it was a Gruffalo Trail. It is not. It is a beautiful little trail around... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
Lana K
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inverclyde
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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We heard about the Gruffalo Trail and decided to take our daughter. The trail wasn't as good as folk made out, the trail can be over in just under a minute if you go down the wrong way to start as there wasn't any pointers...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Came here today as heard it was a Gruffalo Trail. It is not. It is a beautiful little trail around a Loch that ends with a couple of wooden carvings of Gruffalo theme. Saying that, we were not at all disappointed. We enjoyed a lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Lana K
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife for a walk and happened to walk round the Loch. It's had work done to improve the paths as where there used to be nearly impassable puddles - the footpath is very good now.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MrPaulDonnelly
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Kilmardinny Loch is a popular site with locals and visitors alike. It is a pleasantly open expanse of water with park area surrounding it. Recent changes are sculptures carved from fallen trees. These are lovely and really novel. The most popular is The Gruffallo, loved...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Tucked away in bearsden this beautiful we loch is so peaceful - full of kids and dogs, swans and ducks and the addition of the beautiful carved benches with all sorts of animals makes it even better

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

A pretty small loch in Bearsden (suburb just north of Glasgow) which you can walk round in about 20 mins at a gentle stroll. Many different plants, birds and other wildlife to see and the area is well maintained by local volunteers. Has recently benefitted...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Great walk on a clear day...had great fun feeding the ducks and hunting the gruffalo too...great for toddlers....😊😊

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

We had the best time we all love the gruffalo xx fab day out xxx we will be going back in the summer with a picnic and some bread for the ducks

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank DianeW2307
Reviewed February 20, 2016

It's lovely on a Sunday to pedal over here with the kids, round the loch and through to the swing park. Work up an appetite for lunch and maybe a lunchtime pint.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank cragglerock
Reviewed October 9, 2015

Having gown up in the area, it was lovely to return with grandsons to seek out Gruffalo and other carvings. Well maintained paths and great play park at end of Stockiemuir Ave.Many happy memories of this loch and I hope it remains for many years...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Maggie154
January 23, 2016|
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Response from 181lynner | Reviewed this property |
old question but thought I would answer this. sadly no bus goes directly to it. you can get the 60 from Glasgow or 10 both first buses and get off near the burnbrae pub and walk up. it's up hill and about 5 or so minutes... More
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Norman M
November 24, 2015|
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No. Signs up indicating it’s prohibited.
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4752gill
April 9, 2015|
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Response from 181lynner | Reviewed this property |
there are parking at both sides of the loch but best is opposite kilmardinny house
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