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The Hermitage

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Address: Rumbling Bridge, Scotland
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This delightful one-mile walk takes you to Ossian’s Hall and the Rumbling...

This delightful one-mile walk takes you to Ossian’s Hall and the Rumbling Bridge.

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Breath-taking

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kilmarnock
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 water levels are high

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Thank Robin G
Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Great walk among woodland with river and waterfalls. Designated paths for disabled access. Only downside is the lack of toilets

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Thank Tim D
Reigate, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful walk through some stunning landscape. Well marked out routes to suit everyone. Plenty of parking and somewhere to get coffee and ice cream.

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State College, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This was a great way to start our day! We got up in the summer and arrived to this trail roughly 8:00 on the morning. It was peaceful and we were the only ones there. The trail itself is very wide, flat and easy to follow. We were the only ones there which was nice. This Hermitage bridge we saw... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Was recommended as an after dinner walk when eating at the Fonab in Pitlochry. Was a 10 min drive, but well worth it! A 10 out of 10! The trees, the path and the falls are all stunning! Not a far or demanding walk from the car park, and empty for tourists at 8pm.

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Thank Peter J
Surbiton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Such a beautiful place; would highly recommend! The walk from the car park is about 10 minutes so make sure you have 'sensible' shoes. the views from the bridge are glorious.

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Thank MazzyMayhem
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I do a fair bit of walking but this was, by far, one of the most beautiful places I have walked through. The waterfall, caves, trees and bridges were incredible, there were lots of different walking options so you can do a couple 5km routes or just chose a 2km to see the 'highlights'. Definitely recommend this!

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Thank jennybowles
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

The water was high, the ground was frozen but the sun was out. Amazing place, great sound of the water and a nice walk from the car park. Would definitely recommend as it's a very easy ten minutes walk.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

A beautiful area of Scotland, stunning views and the gorgeous sound of the waterfall. Great way to spend an afternoon.

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