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The Hermitage

Rumbling Bridge, Scotland
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This delightful one-mile walk takes you to Ossian’s Hall and the Rumbling Bridge.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second time I visited and I just love it. Parking is £2 for the whole day and when we were there there was a snack van. About a quarter of a mile to Ossian's House (or whatever that was called) from where...More

Thank BarbaraRiekwel
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Need some quiet time where you can get away from it all and find some tranquility? This is it! We were hectically cramming everything we could into our most recent visit to Scotland and former hometown. But things got too busy so we took a...More

Thank BlairboyBoz
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We visited the Hermitage whilst on holiday staying with friends in Perthshire. It's a beautiful riverside walk along the River Tay, with a stunning waterfall which is worth the trip to see on it's own! You can then detour upto Pine Cone Point, with stunning...More

Thank EdD846
Reviewed March 13, 2017

The Ossian's Loop walk is an easy stroll, it is listed as an hour, but for anybody of reasonable fitness, and no camera, it could be much quicker. We however, had children with us and a number of cameras. This made it a very enjoyable,...More

Thank Clint J
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

The force of nature is outstanding at this place, beautiful, stunning. Nature at its best. We stopped on our way to visit castle Menzies there is a sign which says rumbling bridge. Car park just off the road then a minutes walk to the river....More

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Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

We had the most fantastic time The views are amazing The trees are magnificent The peacefulness of the river Then suddenly to be approached with the raging waterfall was a wonder of nature. Come come come

Thank aellituv
Reviewed November 6, 2016

We had a wonderful autumnal morning at The Hermitage. We were so fortunate that the sun was shining and it had rained a lot in previous days. The relatively short walk to Ossian's Hall is easy going and you pass through some superb forest areas....More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed October 19, 2016

The longer walk was closed for safety, but the 500m walk to the bridge was delightful, and picturesque The area is popular with dog owners, plenty of wagging tails when i visited.

Thank codym481
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We spent a wonderful morning walking in this stunning location. Good shoes enhance the experience although the walk is not too difficult.

Thank B1512TBchristinas
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

If you want a good tranquil walk visit the hermitage for a trail alongside the river braan spectacular waterfall a reward for your walk a folly is built overlooking the falls if you want to see it at its spectacular best visit in winter when...More

Thank Robin G
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Jackie G
May 22, 2016|
Response from Karen2021 |
I think you park at the Heritage car park, wander with the stream on your right. There will be a bridge and a viewing platform. Then keep walking and eventually go to your left and back track on higher ground on the other... More